“If a leg doesn’t work, it’s obvious, and many of the things you can do about it are also obvious. But if the brain doesn’t work, the effects can be very widespread and difficult to understand.”
Essential reading from the Scottish Transitions Forum for anyone supporting a young person with additional needs preparing to leave school. Free to download at www.scottishtransitions.org.uk
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“I feel we really need some organisation or support that helps teenagers and adults to get into life. They have school then nothing. To start in independent life, it’s a problem.”