The CBF is constantly producing and sharing resources that may provide some useful information and tips to you and your families during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Support through the pandemic

We know that many families we are in touch with are very concerned about the impact of COVID-19. At the CBF we understand that this is going to be a very stressful time for families of people with severe learning disability/autism and will be adding to the advice on our pages below as pandemic continuesWe will do our best to support you as much as we can. 

You can also contact our peer support, set up to provide remote support during the pandemic.

Consult our peer support

Click on the links below to view resources from The CBF and elsewhere, and national guidance.

Our resources

Our resources

These pages contain our own information sheets on challenging behaviour during the pandemic, as well as information on health and hygiene, visiting relatives, education and school, activities to do at home, FAQs about the law, templates and much more.

Other organisations

Other organisations

There is a lot of new information from different groups working hard during this pandemic. We have collated some resources from other organisations in one place.

National guidance

National guidance

The Government and NHS England have published a range of COVID-19 guidance. We list on this page the guidance most relevant to families of children and adults with severe learning disabilities.


Find out about latest COVID-19 articles on our news page

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