Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

United Response - Easy News

Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
165 Broadway, Highland House, Wimbledon, London SW19 1NE
Telephone number:
020 8246 5200
Service description:
Easy News is the first news magazine designed to be accessible for people with learning disabilities.

Easy News aims to encourage discussion around news stories and keep readers informed about the world around them.

Easy News uses simplified text and useful pictures to create accessible, politically neutral summaries of key news stories and events.

The stories are selected and translated by UR Consultants, a group of people with learning disabilities and autism who are experts in easy read communication.

You can download the latest Easy News magazine from the United Response website.
Cost:
Contact provider for details
Age range:
16 years - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
18/10/2017

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