Speakers: Trudi Beswick, Caudwell Children; Dr Kristy Howells, Canterbury Christ Church University; Stephen Kingdom, Disabled Children’s Partnership
30 March 2021
All-Party Parliamentary Group on a Fit and Healthy Childhood
‘The Impact of the Pandemic on Children with Disabilities’
Chair: Steve McCabe MP
- Trudi Beswick, CEO, Caudwell Children
- Dr Kristy Howells, Canterbury Christ Church University
- Stephen Kingdom, Campaign Manager, Disabled Children’s Partnership
As this was a Zoom meeting we are able to share a recording instead of the usual meeting notes.
Order and Timings:
00:00 Steve McCabe MP – Chair’s introduction
02:46 Trudi Beswick
11:56 Kristy Howells
20:46 Stephen Kingdom
28:43 Questions and Discussion
You should also be able to read and follow the chat flow which has further questions and responses.
The following links were posted in the chat and are summarised here:
From Emily Ingle, a parenting guide for parents of children with disabilities.
From Dr Eunice Lumsden, University of Northampton, a link to the recently produced “Best Start for Life” report
From Kam Kaur of Parenting Apart, a link to their website
From Stephen Kingdom, three links to research he mentioned in his talk. The second one includes information about the Covid recovery plan: