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ADHD

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a group of behavioural symptoms that include inattentiveness, hyperactivity and impulsiveness. Symptoms of ADHD tend to be noticed at an early age and may become more noticeable when a child's circumstances change, such as when they start school. Most…

Adult Autism

The West Berkshire Council webpage for Autism: Sources of Help and Support details the following: Getting a Diagnosis and the Benefits Thames Valley Autism Alert Card West Berkshire Autism Partnership Board Guidance Pack Adult Autism Strategy and Action Plan Additional Sources of Information

Adults

PLEASE NOTE: Some leisure activities, groups and lunch clubs are still suspended following Covid-19.  You are advised to check with the individual organisations for current information. The West Berkshire directory is a free, online one-stop shop providing information and advice on a wide range of…

Berkshire West Reablement Services leaflet

Reablement Services provide support for a short time to help you recover and increase your independence or review ongoing care needs.  The support is provided by a team ofpeople, who will discuss and identify realistic aims for you to work towards, during your time with the service. Downloadable leaflet providing further…

Covid-19 support

West Berkshire Council is here to help families who are struggling and need assistance with food or other forms of support. Help is available for families struggling to access food this half-term. There is no reason for any children in West Berkshire to be going…

Five ways to Wellbeing

Five Ways to Wellbeing Getting your 'five a day' for mental health and wellbeing Don't you agree that there are some days when you 'feel good' and other days when you don't? There are lots of free and meaningful things that we can all do everyday…

Grief after bereavement or loss

The loss of someone you've been close to, whatever the cause of their death, can bring intense feelings of grief. But losing someone through suicide can cause reactions and emotions that are different to those felt after death from illness, an accident or natural causes.…
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