We are including a list of links to other sites which you might find useful. Please note, however, that we are not affiliated to any of these organisations, and have no input or control over what they contain - they are simply included to assist you in accessing other sources of information and advice. 

Additional Needs Alliance which includes a 'resources' section with lots of helpful information

Urban Saints

Contacts who may be able to assist you in setting up additional needs ministry in your church:

https://www.urbansaints.org/markarnold

http://churchesforall.org.uk/enablingchurch/ecc/

Support for inclusion in Guildford Diocese:

https://www.cofeguildford.org.uk/young-people/ministry/special-needs-in-the-church

The Government Disclosure & Barring Service:

https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/disclosure-and-barring-service

Toys & equipment:

www.cheapdisabilityaids.co.uk

www.specialneedstoys.com/uk/

https://www.livability.org.uk/

www.experia-innovations.co.uk

http://www.inclusive.co.uk/

https://www.talkingproducts.com/

https://www.asdbrightideas.co.uk/asd/

http://www.spacekraft.co.uk/

Making a fiddle box:

https://www.facebook.com/urbansaints/videos/10155530039149878/

Writing a sensory story:

http://www.reachoutasc.com/churches-organisations

Social stories: 

http://www.autism.org.uk/about/strategies/social-stories-comic-strips.aspx

http://www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/specialeducationalneeds-sen-communication-and-interaction/sen-autism-spectrum-disorders/sen-asd-social-stories

Communication:

https://www.makaton.org/

Visual timetables:

https://widgitonline.com/

http://www.pecs-unitedkingdom.com/

Understanding sensory issues:

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=sensory+spectacle

Good podcast in the limitless leadership series on inclusion (Sarah Holmes):

https://subsplash.com/elim/media/mi/+qrc8bf7

Other web-sites with information on inclusion in churches:

https://www.new-wine.org/network/accessible-church-ministry

http://www.reachoutasc.com/churches-organisations

http://churchesforall.org.uk/

http://www.message.org.uk/category/enable/

http://www.gosign.org.uk/

https://www.livability.org.uk/

http://openears.org.uk/

http://www.take5andchat.org.uk/

http://www.kairosforum.org/

https://www.throughtheroof.org/

https://includedbygrace.wordpress.com/

http://www.torchtrust.org/index.php

St Saviour's web-site:

https://st-saviours.org.uk/#&panel1-1

Relevant blogs:

https://theadditionalneedsblogfather.wordpress.com/

https://faithmummy.wordpress.com/

Minecraft bible stories:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCniArb9iPOgEt72SEnukOdg

Parents support in Surrey:

http://www.whitelodgecentre.co.uk/children-young-peoples-services/parent-supportface2face

http://www.nassurreybranch.org/

http://www.actionforcarers.org.uk/getting-help/what-i-need-know/help-parent-carers-disabled-children-under-18-years/