National Children's Bureau
8 Wakley Street
About the Service
About the Organisation
The Transition Information Network is a source of information and good practice for disabled young people, families and professionals.
We are a specialist network of the Council for Disabled Children set up to provide targeted information and resources about transition through online resources, publications and events.
Type Of Service
Friendships, Relationships and Community
Independence and Housing
We support the following age groups:
Who can use your service?
People who support disabled young people in transition to adulthood.
Can siblings who are not disabled use your service?
Additional and Special Educational Needs
Conditions we support
Autism / Aspergers Syndrome
Physical Environment Accessibility
Is there accessible parking on site?
Is there a pedestrian route?
Is it smooth and with dropped kerbs?
Are doors 900mm or more wide, with flat thresholds?
Do you have external ramps?
Do you have a lobby / porch area?
Can wheelchair users clear the outer door prior to opening the inner?
Are there interior automatic doors?
Are there wide unobstructed corridors (minimum 1200mm)?
Do you have a lift for wheelchair users?
Do you have internal ramps?
Do you have internal steps?
Do you have a visual / flashing fire alarm?
Do you have accessible toilets?
Do you have an accessible changing room with a changing bed and a hoist?
Do you have an induction loop and / or radio mikes?
Do you have a quiet room or a quiet area?
Do you have an outdoors play area?
Is this safe and enclosed?
Are the outdoor areas well lit (for evening activities)?
Do you have a soft play area?
Do you have a sensory room or area?
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