Empowered parents

7th October 2021

This week (4th-10th October) recognises Dyslexia Awareness Week. MFON spoke to the British Dyslexia Association (BDA) to find out where parents can turn to for support and how they can
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Tourette Syndrome

Our journey with Tourette’s

30th September 2021

Emma McNally is the parent of a child with Tourette’s. Following her family’s experiences and her research into Tourette’s and existing services in the UK, she is now campaigning, both
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Royal Courts of Justice High Court abortion law case

Update on DownrightDiscrimination

23rd September 2021

The High Court rules against any change in the law lowering the termination limit from full term for a diagnosis of Down Syndrome to the standard 24 weeks. Back in
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Vaccinations and young people with SEND

Vaccinations and young people with SEND

17th September 2021

This week, the news was announced that 12 to 15 year olds in England will be invited to have one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. MFON columnist Carly Jones MBE shares her views on vaccination for young people with SEND and
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