Advice, Information and Support for Parents

Extratime Coronavirus (COVID-19) Statement

The extraordinary circumstances presented by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis mean we cannot offer Extratime’s usual services during this incredibly challenging time. Instead we are working hard to offer alternative approaches to bring Extratime to children, young people and families in their own homes. Link to full Coronavirus Statement

The external links on this page will be regularly reviewed by the Extratime team.

Brighton & Hove County Council

West Sussex County Council

Amaze Sussex

Amaze is a charity that gives information, advice and support to families of children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in Brighton & Hove and Sussex. 

→ Brighton & Hove FAQs for parent carers of children with SEND
→ West Sussex FAQs for parent carers of children with SEND
→ East Sussex FAQs for parent carers of children with SEND

Reaching Families

Reaching Families was first established in 2008 by parent-carers to “…empower, inform and support parents and families of children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities in West Sussex”.

→ Reaching Families FAQs

NHS

Includes information on checking for symptoms, testing and Coronavirus in children.

→ Latest Advice
→ Mental Wellbeing whilst at home

UK Government

The latest guidance and support for protecting yourself and others, testing, health and wellbeing, employment and financial help and much more.

→ Stay Alert Guidance and Support
→ Family Fund – Support for low income families