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The Government has lots of important information about what you can and can't do during this time, check it out here

Finding support locally when in isolation will vary depending when you live.  Probably the best place to try is your local authority’s web page or local community Facebook pages.

 

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Commonly Used Acronymns

LP - Little Person/Little People

RG – Restricted Growth

POLP – Parent(s) of a Little Person

AH – Average Height

SENCO – Special Educational Needs Coordinator

LEA – Local Education Authority

TA – Teaching Assistant

EHCP – Educational Health Care Plan

PDSS – Physical Disability Support Service

OT – Occupational Therapist

PT – Physio Therapist

ENT – Ear, Nose, Throat Department

GP – General Practitioner

CSA – Central Sleep Apnea

OSA – Obstructive Sleep Apnea

MRI (scan) – Magnetic Resonance Imaging
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/MRI-scan/Pages/Introduction.aspx

CT/CAT (scan) – Computerised (Axial) Tomography (uses x-rays)
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/CT-scan/Pages/Introduction.aspx

X-Rays
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/X-ray/Pages/Introduction.aspx

GMC – General Medical Council
http://www.gmc-uk.org

NHS – National Health Service
http://www.nhs.uk

NICE – National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence
www.nice.org.uk

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