Useful links

Enquire – the Scottish advice service for additional support for learning. Children in Scotland, Level 1, Rosebery House, 9 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh EH12 5EZ tel: 0131 313 8800 http://www.enquire.org.uk

Barnardo’s Scotland – works to give disadvantaged children help to build their future. 111 Oxgangs Road North, Edinburgh EH14 1ED tel: 0131 446 7000 http://www.barnardos.org.uk

Childline in Scotland – Childline in Scotland offers children and young people confidential advice. Helpline: 0800 1111 Bullying line (for children experiencing bullying): 0800 44 1111
http://www.childline.org.uk

Common Ground Mediation – helps resolve disputes between parents/carers of children with ASN and the local education authority and/or schools.
PO Box 28094, Edinburgh EH16 6WH tel: 0131 664 9324
http://www.commongroundmediation.co.uk

Dyslexia Scotland – Dyslexia Scotland raises awareness of dyslexia, offers advice and support for those with dyslexia.
2nd Floor – East Suite, Wallace House, 17-21 Maxwell Place, Stirling FK8 1JU
tel: 01786 446 650 http://www.dyslexiascotland.org.uk

Dyspraxia Foundation – supports families affected by developmental dyspraxia and aims to increase understanding and awareness of dyspraxia.
8 West Alley, Hitchin SG5 1EG tel: 01462 455 016 http://www.dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk


Education Scotland – the national body responsible for quality and improvement in learning and teaching.
Denholm House, Almondvale Business Park, Almondvale Way, Livingston EH54 6GA tel: 0131 244 4330
https://www.education.gov.scot

Parentline Scotland – Parentline Scotland is a confidential telephone helpline providing support with any concerns about parenting.
CHILDREN 1st, 83 Whitehouse Loan, Edinburgh EH9 1AT tel: 0131 446 2333
http://www.children1st.org.uk/what-we-do/about-us/

Resolve: Children in Scotland – Scotland’s independent ASL mediation service (free) offering a child-centred approach to resolving conflict.
Level 1, Rosebery House, 9 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh EH12 5EZ tel: 0131 313 2322 http://www.childreninscotland.org.uk

Schoolhouse Home Education Association – offers information and support related to home-based education
c/o Eighteen And Under, Room 10, 1 Victoria Road, Dundee DD1 1EL http://www.schoolhouse.org.uk

Scottish Autism – offers care, support and education in Scotland for people with autism and their families.
Hilton House, Alloa Business Park, Whins Road, Alloa FK10 3SA tel: 01259 720 044
http://www.scottishautism.org

Scottish Network for Able Pupils (SNAP) – SNAP provide support and advice to schools on how to meet the needs of highly able pupils.
St. Andrew’s Building, University of Glasgow, 11 Eldon Street, Glasgow G3 6NH tel: 0141 330 3071 https://www.gla.ac.uk/research/az/ablepupils/aboutsnap/


Local authority contacts

East Lothian Council

Education and Children’s Services John Muir House, Haddington EH41 3HA tel: 01620 827 631

Psychological Services Educational Psychology Service, John Muir House, Haddington EH41 3HA tel: 01620 827 872

Falkirk Council

Education Services Sealock House, 2 Inchyra Road, Grangemouth, FK3 9XB tel: 01324 506 600

Psychological Services Educational Psychology Service, Sealock House, 2 Inchyra Road, Grangemouth FK3 9XB tel: 01324 590 340

Glasgow City Council

Education Services 40 John Street, Glasgow G1 1JL tel: 0141 287 2000

Psychological Services North West Area tel: 0141 276 2070 North East Area tel: 0141 276 2170 South Area tel: 0141 276 3270

Midlothian Council

Education Services Fairfield House, 8 Lothian Road, Dalkeith EH22 3ZG tel: 0131 271 3719

Psychological Services Fairfield House, 8 Lothian Road, Dalkeith EH22 3ZG tel: 0131 271 3729

North Lanarkshire Council

Education, Learning and Leisure Municipal Buildings, Kildonan Street, Coatbridge ML5 3BT tel: 01236 812 823

Psychological Services Municipal Buildings, Kildonan Street, Coatbridge ML5 3BT tel: 01236 812 825

West Lothian Council

Education and Cultural Services West Lothian Civic Centre, Howden Road South, Livingston EH54 6FF tel: 01506 776 000

Psychological Services West Lothian Civic Centre, Howden Road South, Livingston EH54 6FF tel: 01506 283 130

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