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Need to find out. If my 8 year old as dusabity

Emma1968
Emma1968 Member Posts: 35 Listener
Who do I contact. As school don't. Have. Any problems. With. Her. 

Need to find out. If my 8 year old as dusabity 0 votes

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  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 12,290 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi there 

    I would suggest you contact your gp as they will refer her to the right specialist 

    It isnt up to school really they are not medical professionals
    Here to help with my experience in hunan resources and employment rights 
  • woodbine
    woodbine Community Co-Production Group Posts: 5,305 Disability Gamechanger
    As janer says your GP is the place to start, it's often the case with kids that they can be perfectly well behaved at school but less so at home, our son could be a right sod but all his teachers wanted to adopt him, to which my reaction would be where do I sign?

    However back to the OP in what way do you think she is disabled?
    I am a person with epilepsy not an epileptic, my illness doesn't define me.
  • Cher_Inactive
    Cher_Inactive Posts: 4,414

    Scope community team

    Hello @Emma1968 Have the replies you received helped? 

    If you could give us a little more detail about why you are concerned about your daughter that would help us better advise you but I'd agree that speaking with your GP is the best first port of call.  

    I hope you and your family are keeping well.  Please keep us updated with how you get on.
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