Information about local groups and charities, and useful places to find information and support on lots of different subjects.
This has information about local groups and charities, and useful places to find information and support on lots of different subjects.
North Yorkshire County Council is committed to giving every child the opportunity to reach their full potential. You can visit this page to find out about the local offer in more detail.
You can also go to the NHS Choices website for information about lots of different aspect of disability or check out this comprehensive list of websites covering a variety of disability support groups and organisations (pdf / 175 KB).
Check out these websites specifically aimed at young people:
- The Buzz for deaf children and young people aged between 8 and 18 years old. Make new friends, play some great games and create your own avatar. Check out what's going on for you across the country. Meet deaf young people who've done some amazing things.
- Action For Kids is a charity that helps young people with physical and learning disabilities across the country find greater levels of independence and opportunity through the provision of mobility aids, employability training and family support.
- At Kidz Unlimited you can learn new skills, meet new friends, and get to know about events in your area. Join up to get involved!
- About one in every ten children has dyslexia, Newsround's special programme, My Dyslexic Mind explores what dyslexia is and some of the ways it affects people - for more info you can go to Newsround's guide to dyslexia.
Find local offer services in North Yorkshire
The local offer community directory allows you to search online for a range of local offer information including childcare, support, activities, education, health and much more.