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All parents have hopes, dreams, aspirations and want the best for their children. Parents of disabled children are no different.
But all too often parents are told of the limitations, the struggles and the barriers they will face as a parent rather than the opportunities.
Our research shows 87 percent of parents have felt judged by members of the public and, 41 percent of them were offered no emotional support.
We believe Government can do more to support disabled children and their families.
Our new campaign calls on the Government to:
These calls on the Government are being made in parnership with the Disabled Children’s Partnership (DCP). The DCP is a coalition of 60 organisations, of which Scope is a member, campaigning for improved health and social care for disabled children, young people and their families.
Your support is crucial to get the Government to commit to these changes. Join us in calling for leadership on the issues which matter to disabled children and their families.
Scope's research on families with disabled children underpins the Now is the time campaign.
Now is the time campaign report. (PDF 641KB)
Scope provides advice and support for families with disabled children, from diagnosis, through education, to adulthood.
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