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Local Offer Newsletter

The Manchester Local Offer Newsletter

We've been producing a newsletter each week during the coronavirus crisis. There has been so much news and information to share with SEND families and the people who work with them. Here's a list of the different editions, with an idea of what is in each of them:

June 25th 2020 Local Offer Newsletter:

Local Offer Coronavirus Advice & Information - Coronavirus Updates - Education & Learning - Information & Support - Manchester Libraries Resources - Gaming & Virtual Activities - Have Your Say 

June 10th 2020 Local Offer Newsletter:

Mental Health & Wellbeing – Coronavirus Updates – Information & Support – Stuff To Do – Young People – Date For Your Diary: Virtual Drop In

June 3rd 2020 Local Offer Newsletter:

Education & Learning – Coronavirus Updates – Advice & Support – Mental Health & Wellbeing – Sensory Stories With Libraries Staff – Young People – Changes To Travel Passes – Have Your Say

May 19th 2020 Local Offer Newsletter:

Grants For Carers & Families – Mental Health Awareness Week – The Book Of Hopes – Support From Local Organisations – Education Update – New Easy Read Coronavirus Posters – Goodbye Daisy – Ramadan & Social Distancing – Have Your Say

May 13th 2020 Local Offer Newsletter:

Manchester Parent Carer Forum – Education & Learning – SEND Storytime With Libraries – Local Bereavement Services – Help & Support From Organisations – Emergency Self-advocacy – Domestic Abuse Help & Support – Mental Health Awareness Week

May 6th 2020 Local Offer Newsletter:

Follow Us On Twitter – Coronavirus Info & Updates From Organisations (inc EHC Update) – Stuff To Do – NHS Bereavement Helpline – Stay Connected Through COVID-19 (Online Support) – Have Your Say

April 29th 2020 Local Offer Newsletter:

Health Advice (If Your Child Is Unwell or Injured, Health At Home) – IASM Information & Support – Education & Learning (inc Educational Psychology Helpline) – Young People’s Escape Room Project – Feeding The Family On A Budget – Housing Issues – More Stuff To Do – Have Your Say

April 22nd 2020 Local Offer Newsletter:

April’s Virtual Drop In – IAS Manchester Helpline – Emotional Wellbeing Further Support – Manchester City Council Support – Coronavirus Info & Updates From Organisations – Stay Safe Online – Other News In Brief (SEND Risk Assessments In Educational Settings, Virtual SEND Tribunals)

April 16th 2020 Local Offer Newsletter:

EMOTIONAL WELLBEING SPECIAL: Families With Disabled Children – General Guidance For Families – Support For Parents & Carers – Young People’s Mental Wellbeing

April 15th 2020 Local Offer Newsletter:

Update To Government Guidance On Daily Exercise

April 8th 2020 Local Offer Newsletter:

STUFF TO DO SPECIAL: Arts & Crafts – Learning Through Play – Music Making – Physio – Storytelling – Yoga & Mindfulness

March 27th 2020 Local Offer Newsletter:

Manchester Local Offer Coronavirus Webpage – Government Guidance On Vulnerable Children & Young People – IASM Local Information & Support

March 24th 2020 Local Offer Newsletter:

March Virtual Drop In - IASM Helpline – Helpful Resources – Manchester City Council Coronavirus Information – Foodbanks In Manchester – School Closures

March 10th 2020 Local Offer Newsletter