Financial Support - As the parent of a child with learning difficulties you or your child may be entitled to some of the following allowances:
- The Cinema Exhibitors' Association Card.If you are entitled to Disability Living allowance you maybe interested in the Cinema Cards that enables the holder to one free ticket for a person accompanying them to the cinema. http://www.ceacard.co.uk/
- Employment Support Allowance - (Post 16 pupils)
- Disability Living Allowance
- Direct Payments
The links above should give you more information on these allowances and your child's social worker should be able to provide more help if you need it.
Contact a Family are helpful too. You can send them this link http://www.cafamily.org.uk/advice-and-support/money-benefits-work-and-childcare/