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We always strive to best support our students who have statutory Education, Health and Care Plans / special educational needs. For many students the support they receive at school is vital for their general wellbeing as well as their education; please see information and resources below that will support your child during the school closure.


Please click for further details on the provision we aim to continue to deliver during school closure.

GNSA emergency SEND procedures 

Local Authority Updates:

Please click below for the latest update from Hillingdon, including information on current government guidance:

Update to parents and carers - Hillingdon SEND & Inclusion Service

Additional Support and Resources:

LBH SEND Advisory Service - Advice Line

Educational Psychology Service - Telephone helpline for parents and carers

KOOTH online emotional wellbeing support 

Anna Freud: Self-Care and Coping Strategies 

BBC: How to protect your mental health

CBBC: Video and Questions 

ChildMind: Talking to Children

ELSA: Coronavirus Story for Children

Young Minds: Feeling Anxious about Coronavirus 

You may also find the following books useful:

Something Bad Happened: A Kid's Guide to Coping with events in the News 

Dawn Huebner. How to process different world events (ages 6-12).

The Day the Sea Went Out and Never Came Back

Margot Sunderland. A story for children who have lost someone they love (ages 4-12).

Draw on Your Emotions

Margot Sunderland. A resource to help people express and communicate their emotions.

What To Do When You're Scared & Worried: A Guide for Kids                                 

James Crist. A help guide to processing fears and worries (ages 9-13).

Have You Filled a Bucket Today? A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids                 

Carol McCloud. Encourages positive behaviour and expressing kindness and appreciation.

How are you Peeling: Foods with Moods                                                                         

Saxton Freymann & Joost Elffers. Explores how emotions look through pictures of foods. A good way to talk about emotions with young children.

The Way I Feel                                                                                                                                 

Janan Cain. Explores feelings and a helpful way to talk about emotions with young children. 

A Terrible Thing Happened                                                                                                     

Margaret Holmes. A story for children who have witnessed violence or trauma (ages 4-8).