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Travel Co-ordination Unit Easy Read Guidehttps://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/TCU Easy Read Guide.pdfTravel Co-ordination Unit Easy Read GuideAn explanation of the Travel Co-ordination Unit that started on 11th March 2019.
NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to Using the Local Offer (PDF 1.99MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to Using the Local Offer (PDF 1.99MB).pdfNCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to Using the Local Offer (PDF 1.99MB)This guide explains how to use the Northamptonshire Local Offer website.
NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to the Local Offer (PDF 1.39MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Template_Easy Read Guide to Local Offer.pdfNCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to the Local Offer (PDF 1.39MB)This easy read guide explains what the Local Offer is and how to use it.
NCC Social Care - Easy Read Short Breaks Statement 2016 (PDF 1.43 MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Social Care - Easy Read Short Breaks Statement 2016 (PDF 1.43 MB).pdfNCC Social Care - Easy Read Short Breaks Statement 2016 (PDF 1.43 MB)This is an easy read Short Breaks Statement by Northamptonshire County Council, created in 2016 which describes the types of short breaks available in the county and how to access them. It also describes some of the experiences of families and young people who have used some of the services. This document is being updated, please see the Local Offer for up-to-date information about providers following the new contract issued in 2018.
Northamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - At Risk of Admission Register (AAR) Easy Read (PDF 4.9MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/G AAR-information-leaflet-easy-read 2017.pdfNorthamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - At Risk of Admission Register (AAR) Easy Read (PDF 4.9MB)This is an Easy Read guide to the At Risk of Admission Register. CTRs are part of NHS England’s commitment to transforming services for people with learning disabilities, autism or both. CTRs are for people whose behaviour is seen as challenging and/or for people with a mental health condition. They are used by commissioners for people living in the community and in learning disability and mental health hospitals.
NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - User Guide to Browsealoud (PDF 964KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Local Offer - User Guide to Browsealoud.pdfNCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - User Guide to Browsealoud (PDF 964KB)This is a user guide to the accessibility widget, Browsealoud. It identifies how to use the features available from the widget to enable you gain necessary support.
Activity Alliance - Easy Read Strategy 2018 to 2021 (PDF 1.32MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Activity Alliance - Easy Read Strategy 2018 to 2021 (PDF 1.32MB).pdfActivity Alliance - Easy Read Strategy 2018 to 2021 (PDF 1.32MB)This 6-page PDF outlines Activity Alliance's strategy, named 'Achieving Inclusion Together.'
NCC EHC Team - Easy Read Guide to Completing the All About Me Section for Parents (PDF 6.1 MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Easyread guide for parents - all about me EHCP.pdfNCC EHC Team - Easy Read Guide to Completing the All About Me Section for Parents (PDF 6.1 MB)This is an easy read guide to completing the "All About Me" section of the EHC Plan for parents.
United Response - Easy Read Guide - Your Money, Your Home (PDF 357KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/United Response - Easy Read -Your Money Your Home (PDF Format 357).pdfUnited Response - Easy Read Guide - Your Money, Your Home (PDF 357KB)This is an easy read guide to managing money if you are living in your own house or flat, either renting or buying. It will help you plan and pay for things.
United Response - Easy Read Guide to Insurance (PDF 226KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/United Response - Your insurance (Easy Read).pdfUnited Response - Easy Read Guide to Insurance (PDF 226KB)This easy read guide explains what insurance is and why you may need to have it.
NCC - Easy Read Guide to Sepsis (PDF 554KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NCC - Easy Read Guide to Sepsis (PDF 554KB).pdfNCC - Easy Read Guide to Sepsis (PDF 554KB)Easy read information about blood infections.
NHS England - Easy Read When to Call For an Ambulance (PDF 507KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NHS - Easy Read Information About When to Call for an Ambulance.pdfNHS England - Easy Read When to Call For an Ambulance (PDF 507KB)Produced by East Midlands Ambulance Service, this easy read document tells you when to call for an ambulance.
NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to Epilepsy (PDF 1.28MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to Epilepsy.pdfNCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to Epilepsy (PDF 1.28MB)This is an easy read guide that explains what epilepsy is, some of the symptoms and some things that might help.
NHS Fife - Easy Read Cookbook (PDF 5.8MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/cookbook.pdfNHS Fife - Easy Read Cookbook (PDF 5.8MB)Produced by NHS Fife, this is an easy read cookbook for people with learning disabilities.
NCC EHC Team - Easy Read Guide to Completing the All About Me Section for Young People (PDF 6.1 MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Easyread guide for Young People - all about me EHCP.pdfNCC EHC Team - Easy Read Guide to Completing the All About Me Section for Young People (PDF 6.1 MB)This is an easy read guide for young people about how to complete the "All About Me" section of the EHC Plan.
Equalities and Human Rights Commission - Ours to Own: Your Human Rights Easy Read guide (PDF 620KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Equalities and Human Rights Commission - Ours to Own, Your Human Rights (PDF 620KB).pdfEqualities and Human Rights Commission - Ours to Own: Your Human Rights Easy Read guide (PDF 620KB)Produced by the Equalities and Human Rights Commission, this 11-page Easy-Read PDF explains what Human Rights are (and why they're important), and also has examples of how they can be used.
Royal College of General Practitioners - Easy Read Guide to Going to the Doctor (PDF 453KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Royal College of General Practitioners - Easy Read Guide to Going to the Doctor.pdfRoyal College of General Practitioners - Easy Read Guide to Going to the Doctor (PDF 453KB)An easy read guide about going to the doctor by RCGP.
Transition Service - Easy Read Guide to the Transitions Service (PDF 720KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Transition Service - Easy Read Guide to the Transition Service.pdfTransition Service - Easy Read Guide to the Transitions Service (PDF 720KB)This is an easy read guide to the Local Authority's Transition Team.
United Response - Easy Read Guide to Using A Bank Account (PDF 316KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/United Response - Easy Read - Using A Bank Account (PDF Format).pdfUnited Response - Easy Read Guide to Using A Bank Account (PDF 316KB)This is an easy read guide to using a bank account.
United Response - Easy Read guide to Choosing and Opening A Bank Account (PDF 357KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/United Response - Easy Read guide Choosing and Opening A Bank Account (PDF format).pdfUnited Response - Easy Read guide to Choosing and Opening A Bank Account (PDF 357KB)This is an easy read guide to choosing and opening a bank account.
United Response - Easy Read Explanation of Banking Terms and Words (PDF 952KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/United Response - Explaining Some Of The Words Used In Banking PDF format 952KB).pdfUnited Response - Easy Read Explanation of Banking Terms and Words (PDF 952KB)This is an easy read guide to some of the words used in banking.
Northamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - Care and Treatment Review (CTR) Consent Easy Read (PDF 219KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/G part 2 new ctr consent 2017.pdfNorthamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - Care and Treatment Review (CTR) Consent Easy Read (PDF 219KB)This Easy Read style document is a consent form to be placed on the Care and Treament Review (CTR)register. CTRs are part of NHS England’s commitment to transforming services for people with learning disabilities, autism or both. CTRs are for people whose behaviour is seen as challenging and/or for people with a mental health condition. They are used by commissioners for people living in the community and in learning disability and mental health hospitals.
Northamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - Care and Treatment Review (CTR) Best Interest Information Easy Read (PDF 223KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/G part 3 new ctr best interest form 2017.pdfNorthamptonshire Transforming Care Partnership - Care and Treatment Review (CTR) Best Interest Information Easy Read (PDF 223KB)This Easy Read style document is a consent form for relatives to sign when deciding it is in the best interest of their family member to be placed on the Care and Treament Review (CTR) register. CTRs are part of NHS England’s commitment to transforming services for people with learning disabilities, autism or both. They are for people whose behaviour is seen as challenging and/or for people with a mental health condition. They are used by commissioners for people living in the community and in learning disability and mental health hospitals.
Mencap - Easy Read Guide to the SEND Reforms for Parents (PDF 5.4MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Mencap Easy read SEND reforms parents.pdfMencap - Easy Read Guide to the SEND Reforms for Parents (PDF 5.4MB)Produced by Mencap, this is an easy read guide to the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities reforms for parents.
Northamptonshire - Easy Read version of Northamptonshire's All Age Autism Strategy (PDF 332KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Autism Strategy ER version 0.6 (3).pdfNorthamptonshire - Easy Read version of Northamptonshire's All Age Autism Strategy (PDF 332KB)This is an Easy Read version of the autism strategy that was co-produced in Northamptonshire in 2018. It sets out five key priorities for the future.
NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to ADHD (PDF 2.4MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to ADHD.pdfNCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to ADHD (PDF 2.4MB)This is an easy read guide to ADHD produced by the Local OFfer team explains what ADHD is and what might happen if you are diagnosed with it.
NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to Getting Around in Northamptonshire (PDF 484KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide To Getting Around.pdfNCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to Getting Around in Northamptonshire (PDF 484KB)This easy read guide explains how to get around on private and public transport in Northamptonshire.
NCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to Hearing Impairment (PDF 1.89MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide To Hearing Impairment.pdfNCC Northamptonshire Local Offer - Easy Read Guide to Hearing Impairment (PDF 1.89MB)This easy read guide explains what a hearing impairment is and what might happen if you have one.
Asthma UK - All About Asthma, Easy Read (PDF 4.7MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Asthma UK - All About Asthma, Easy Read (PDF 4.7MB).aspxAsthma UK - All About Asthma, Easy Read (PDF 4.7MB)Produced by Asthma UK, this 15-page easy-read PDF explains asthma, its treatments, and what to do if somebody has an asthma attack.
Care Management Group and Change - Guide to Online Safety, Easy Read (PDF 4.2MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Care Management Group and Change - Guide to Online Safety, Easy Read (PDF 4.2MB).aspxCare Management Group and Change - Guide to Online Safety, Easy Read (PDF 4.2MB)Produced by the Care Management Group and CHANGE, this easy-read PDF explains online safety for people with learning disabilities.
Change - Guide to Safeguarding, Easy Read (PDF 5.3MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Change - Guide to Safeguarding, Easy Read (PDF 5.3MB).aspxChange - Guide to Safeguarding, Easy Read (PDF 5.3MB)Produced by Change, this easy read guide explains safeguarding for people with learning disabilities.
Change - Independence Pack, Easy Read (PDF 31.1MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Change - Independence Pack, Easy Read (PDF 31.1MB).aspxChange - Independence Pack, Easy Read (PDF 31.1MB)Produced by Change, this 211-page PDF is designed to help people with learning disabilities move out of their inpatient unit and into their community.
Change - What is Hepatitis?, Easy Read (PDF 1.6MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Change - What is Hepatitis, Easy Read (PDF 1.6MB).aspxChange - What is Hepatitis?, Easy Read (PDF 1.6MB)Produced by Change, this 22-page PDF explains the hepatitis viruses for people with learning disabilities.
DHSC – Easy Read Guide to the Care Act 2014 (PDF 2.8MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/DHSC – Easy Read Guide to the Care Act 2014 (PDF 2.8MB).aspxDHSC – Easy Read Guide to the Care Act 2014 (PDF 2.8MB)Produced by the Department of Health and Social Care, this 46-page PDF explains the Care Act 2014.
Diabetes UK - Easy Read guide - What to do When you Have Type 2 Diabetes (PDF 4KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/What to do when you have Type 2 diabetes PDF (East Read).aspxDiabetes UK - Easy Read guide - What to do When you Have Type 2 Diabetes (PDF 4KB)This easy read guide outlines what type 2 diabetes is, how it affects you and what you can do to help improve and manage the condition.
Preparing for Adulthood – What Are Supported Internships? Easy Read (PDF 1.19MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Preparing for Adulthood - What are Supported Internships, Easy Read (PDF 1.19MB).aspxPreparing for Adulthood – What Are Supported Internships? Easy Read (PDF 1.19MB)Explains supported internships, which are for 16-24 year-olds with SEND.
NCC, EHC Team - Easy-Read Joint Commissioning Strategy 2015 to 2018 (PDF 496KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NCC, EHC Team - Easy-Read Joint Commissioning Strategy 2015 to 2018 (PDF 496KB).aspxNCC, EHC Team - Easy-Read Joint Commissioning Strategy 2015 to 2018 (PDF 496KB)An easy-read guide to the commissioners' plans for the education, health, and care of children and young people with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND).
Northamptonshire Police - Easy Read Information About What Happens If You Need To Go To Court as a Witness (PDF 1.95MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Police - What Happens If You Need to go to court.aspxNorthamptonshire Police - Easy Read Information About What Happens If You Need To Go To Court as a Witness (PDF 1.95MB)This easy read document contains information about what happens if you need to go to court as a witness to talk about what has happened.
British Institute of Human Rights - Learning Disability, Autism, and Human Rights - Easy Read (PDF 3.26MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/British Institute of Human Rights - Learning Disability, Autism, and Human Rights - Easy Read (PDF 3.26MB).aspxBritish Institute of Human Rights - Learning Disability, Autism, and Human Rights - Easy Read (PDF 3.26MB)This 76-page easy-read PDF explains the issue of human rights when a person is receiving health, care, and social care services.
Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities - Easy Read Guide to Moving Onhttps://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities - Easy Read Guide to Moving On.aspxFoundation for People with Learning Disabilities - Easy Read Guide to Moving OnAn 'easy read' guide offering tips for pupils planning the move from primary to secondary school.
Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities - Easy Read Guide to Staying Safe on Social Media and Onlinehttps://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities - Easy Read Guide to Staying Safe on Social Media and Online.aspxFoundation for People with Learning Disabilities - Easy Read Guide to Staying Safe on Social Media and OnlineThis guide includes tips for people with learning disabilities on how to stay safe online.
Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities - Easy Read Guide to Staying Safe When Out and Abouthttps://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities - Easy Read Guide to Staying Safe When Out and About.aspxFoundation for People with Learning Disabilities - Easy Read Guide to Staying Safe When Out and AboutThis easy read guide offers tips for people with learning disabilities to keep safe when out and about.
Health and Safety Executive - Guide to Health and Safety Regulations - Easy Read style (PDF 726KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Health and Safety Executive - Easy Read Guide to Health and Safety.aspxHealth and Safety Executive - Guide to Health and Safety Regulations - Easy Read style (PDF 726KB)Produced by the Health and Safety Executive, this easy-read style guide explains Health and Safety in the workplace for disabled workers and people who work with them.
Independent Office for Police Conduct - Easy Read Guide to Making a Complaint Against the Police (PDF 1.1MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Independent Police Complaints Comission - Easy Read Guide to Making a Complaint Against the Police .aspxIndependent Office for Police Conduct - Easy Read Guide to Making a Complaint Against the Police (PDF 1.1MB)Produced by the Independent Office for Police Conduct, this easy-read guide is about how to make a complaint against the police.
Learning Disability Partnership Board and Safeguarding Adults Board - Easy Read Guide to Safeguarding (PDF 500KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/LDPB Safeguarding Adults Board - Easy Read Guide to Safeguarding (PDF 499KB).aspxLearning Disability Partnership Board and Safeguarding Adults Board - Easy Read Guide to Safeguarding (PDF 500KB)This easy read information pack to help to keep you safe and help people who have been abused.
Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust - Epilepsy: Staying Safe for Carers (PDF 1.1MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Easy Health - Epilepsy, Staying Safe Easy Read guide (PDF 1.1MB).aspxLeicestershire Partnership NHS Trust - Epilepsy: Staying Safe for Carers (PDF 1.1MB)Produced by the Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust and published by the Easy Health, this 8-page Easy-Read document is for parents and carers, and explains what is sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP)
Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust - Epilepsy: Staying Safe (PDF 867KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Easy Health - Easy Read - Epilepsy, Staying Safe (PDF 867KB).aspxLeicestershire Partnership NHS Trust - Epilepsy: Staying Safe (PDF 867KB)Produced by the Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust and published by the Easy Health, this 4-page Easy-Read document is for people with epilepsy, and gives advice about how to keep healthy.
Local Government Association - Easy Read Guide to the Mental Capacity Act (PDF 2.83MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Local Government Association - Easy Read Guide to the Mental Capacity Act (web link to PDF).aspxLocal Government Association - Easy Read Guide to the Mental Capacity Act (PDF 2.83MB)Produced by Local Government Association and the NHS, this is an easy read summary of the Mental Capacity Act 2005.
Macmillan Cancer Support - Easy Read Documentshttps://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Macmillan Cancer Support - Easy Read Documents.aspxMacmillan Cancer Support - Easy Read DocumentsWebpage featuring a large selection of easy-read documents about cancer.
Mencap - Easy Read Guide to Annual Health Checks (PDF 2.8MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Mencap - Easy Read Guide to Annual Health Checks.aspxMencap - Easy Read Guide to Annual Health Checks (PDF 2.8MB)Produced by Mencap, this is an easy read guide to annual health checks for people with a learning disability.
Mencap - Easy Read Guide to Finding a Job (PDF 684KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Mencap - Easy Read Guide to Finding a Job.aspxMencap - Easy Read Guide to Finding a Job (PDF 684KB)Produced by Mencap, this is an easy read guide to finding a job for people with a learning disability.
Mencap - Easy Read Guide to Voting and Registering to Vote (PDF 10.8MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Mencap - Easy Read Guide to Voting and Registering to Vote.aspxMencap - Easy Read Guide to Voting and Registering to Vote (PDF 10.8MB)Produced by Mencap and the Cabinet Office, this support pack helps people with learning disabilities understand what voting is, why it is important, and how they can register to vote. Sections are for carers to help explain how the political system works.
Mencap - Easy Read Your Rights if you are in an Assessment and Treatment Unit (PDF 5.5MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Mencap - Your Rights in a Treatment or Assessment Unit.aspxMencap - Easy Read Your Rights if you are in an Assessment and Treatment Unit (PDF 5.5MB)Produced by Mencap, this easy read document is about your rights if you are in an Assessment and Treatment unit.
Mencap - Easy Read Your Rights When You are Living in the Community (PDF 3.8MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Mencap - Your Rights When You are Living in the Community.aspxMencap - Easy Read Your Rights When You are Living in the Community (PDF 3.8MB)Produced by Mencap, this easy read guide is about your rights when you are living in the community.
Mental Health Foundation - An Easy Read Guide to Anxietyhttps://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Mental Health Foundation - An Easy Read Guide to Anxiety.aspxMental Health Foundation - An Easy Read Guide to AnxietyThis easy-read guide explains anxiety, its symptoms, and people can stop it from seriously impacting on their lives.
Ministry of Justice - Easy Read Guide to Support You Can Get If You Are a Victim of Crime (PDF 7.6MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Minstry of Justice - Easy Read Guide to Support You Can Get If You Are a Victim of Crime.aspxMinistry of Justice - Easy Read Guide to Support You Can Get If You Are a Victim of Crime (PDF 7.6MB)Produced by Mencap, this easy read document contains information about the support you can get if you are a victim of crime.
Motability - Easy Read Guide to Getting a Motability Car (PDF 994KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Motability - Easy Read Guide to Getting a Motability Car.aspxMotability - Easy Read Guide to Getting a Motability Car (PDF 994KB)Produced by Motability, this is an easy read guide to getting a Motability car.
NHS England - Easy Read Guide to the 111 Service (PDF 394KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NHS England - Easy Read Guide to the 111 Service (PDF 394KB).aspxNHS England - Easy Read Guide to the 111 Service (PDF 394KB)An easy-read guide to the NHS 111 helpline; written for people with learning disabilities.
Voicability - An Easy Read guide to Advocacy (weblink)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Voicability - An Easy Read guide to Advocacy (weblink).aspxVoicability - An Easy Read guide to Advocacy (weblink)This Easy Read guide explains what advocacy is and how it can help you.
Corby & Nene CCGs - How to Complain About NHS Services in Northamptonshire, Easy Read (PDF 488KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Corby and Nene CCGs - How to Complain About NHS Services in Northamptonshire, Easy Read (PDF 488KB).aspxCorby & Nene CCGs - How to Complain About NHS Services in Northamptonshire, Easy Read (PDF 488KB)Easy-read guide to lodging complaints against NHS services in Northamptonshire.
NHS England - Easy Read Guide to Flu and the Flu Jab (PDF 133KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NHS England - Easy Read Guide to Flu and the Flu Jab (PDF 133KB).aspxNHS England - Easy Read Guide to Flu and the Flu Jab (PDF 133KB)Produced by NHS England, this easy read document is about the flu virus and the flu vaccine.
NHS England - Easy Read Guide to The Accessible Information Standard (PDF 5MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NHS England - Easy Read Guide To The Accessible Information Standard (PDF 5MB).aspxNHS England - Easy Read Guide to The Accessible Information Standard (PDF 5MB)Produced by NHS England, this easy read document explains The Accessible Information Standard, which tells organisations how to make sure people who have a disability or sensory loss should get information in a way they can access and understand.
NHS England Youth Forum - Youth Rights in Healthcare, Easy Read (PDF 4MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/NHS England Youth Forum - Youth Rights in Healthcare, Easy Read (PDF 4MB).aspxNHS England Youth Forum - Youth Rights in Healthcare, Easy Read (PDF 4MB)Explains the rights (of under-18s) to confidentiality, consent, and feedback.
Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities - Staying Safe Out and About, Easy Read (PDF 3.79MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities - Staying Safe Out and About, Easy Read (PDF 3.79MB).aspxFoundation for People with Learning Disabilities - Staying Safe Out and About, Easy Read (PDF 3.79MB)Easy read information about keeping safe.
Northamptonshire Police - Different Types of Police Officers and Police Staff, Easy Read (PDF 1.1MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Police - Different Types of Police Officers and Police Staff, Easy Read (PDF 1.1MB).aspxNorthamptonshire Police - Different Types of Police Officers and Police Staff, Easy Read (PDF 1.1MB)This easy read document explains the difference between police officers and police community support officers (PCSOs).
Northamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide to Hate Crime (PDF 1.32 KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide to Hate Crime (PDF 1.32 KB).aspxNorthamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide to Hate Crime (PDF 1.32 KB)This easy read document contains information about hate crime.
Northamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide to Keeping Safe in Your Home (PDF 1.18KB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide to Keeping Safe in You Home.aspxNorthamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide to Keeping Safe in Your Home (PDF 1.18KB)This easy read document tells you how you can keep safe at home.
Northamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide to Keeping Safe on Public Transport (PDF 1.93 MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide to Keeping Safe on Public Transport (PDF 1.93 MB).aspxNorthamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide to Keeping Safe on Public Transport (PDF 1.93 MB)This easy read document contains information about keeping safe on public transport
Northamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide to Keeping Safe on the Telephone (PDF 1.04 MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide to Keeping Safe on the Telephone.aspxNorthamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide to Keeping Safe on the Telephone (PDF 1.04 MB)This easy read document contains information about how you can stay safe when using the telephone.
Northamptonshire Police - What Happens When You Report a Crime to the Police, Easy Read (PDF 1.63MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Police - What Happens When You Report a Crime to the Police, Easy Read (PDF 1.63MB).aspxNorthamptonshire Police - What Happens When You Report a Crime to the Police, Easy Read (PDF 1.63MB)Explains what happens when a person reports a crime to the police.
Northamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide To What Happens When You Report A Crime (PDF 1.63MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/Northamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide To What Happens Next When You Report A Crime To The Police.aspxNorthamptonshire Police - Easy Read Guide To What Happens When You Report A Crime (PDF 1.63MB)This easy read document contains information about what happens next when you report a crime.
SeeAbility - Having an Eye Test, Easy Read (PDF 1.09MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/SeeAbility - Having an Eye Test, Easy Read (PDF 1.09MB).aspxSeeAbility - Having an Eye Test, Easy Read (PDF 1.09MB)Explains what happens during eye tests (and the benefits of having them).
United Response - How Politics Affects Your Life, Easy Read (PDF 1.05MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/United Response - How Politics Affects Your Life, Easy Read (PDF 1.05MB).aspxUnited Response - How Politics Affects Your Life, Easy Read (PDF 1.05MB)Explains a person's rights, and how politics can affect the area where a person lives, the places a person goes, the things they do.
United Response - How Politics Works, Easy Read (PDF 1.08MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/United Response - How Politics Works, Easy Read (PDF 1.08MB).aspxUnited Response - How Politics Works, Easy Read (PDF 1.08MB)Explains the Government, local politicians, Devolution, Members of the European Parliament (MEPs), Members of Parliament (MPs), Parliament, and Political parties.
United Response - How to Get Involved in Politics, Easy Read (PDF 1.26MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/United Response - How to Get Involved in Politics, Easy Read (PDF 1.26MB).aspxUnited Response - How to Get Involved in Politics, Easy Read (PDF 1.26MB)Explains voting, politicians, political parties, and political campaigns.
United Response - What to Do If You Feel Bullied, Easy Read (PDF 4.96MB)https://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/SEND/local-offer/Documents/United Response - What to Do If You Feel Bullied, Easy Read (PDF 4.96MB).aspxUnited Response - What to Do If You Feel Bullied, Easy Read (PDF 4.96MB)Explains the different types of bullying and how victims can get help.