Useful websites and apps
The online giant owns Audible – a service where you can stream and download audiobooks – and has pledged that selected stories will be free 'for as long as schools are closed'.
It includes a Winnie the Pooh anthology and Beatrix Potter collection among many others and titles for older kids and teens too.
SENDiass (Special Educational Needs & Disability Information & Advice Support Service<https://www.theburydir
Bury Blind Society<https://www.buryblinds
Pathways Associates is producing a daily vlog about the coronovirus for person with learning disabilities or autism at home or work and they are struggling to understand what is happening or upset http://pathwaysassociates.co.u
The Domestic Violence & Abuse pages on Bury Directory provides updated information in the light of the coronavirus epidemic and the increased concerns around domestic abuse. Please click on the link<https://www.theburydirect
VOLUNTEERING AND FUNDING INFORMATION FOR VCF ORGANISATIONS
Help our Bury Community in COVID Crisis by Volunteering: VCFA is working with Bury Council and Bury CCG to support local communities. By becoming a local volunteer, you can help to support those who need it most. If you're healthy and at low-risk, and want to help you can Volunteer for Bury, by assisting in carrying out non-personal care tasks to assist people with care and support needs. Such tasks might include
• Collecting prescriptions
• Preparing a meal
• Assistance with laundry
• Befriending/Checking/ reassurance by phone call
• Sitting with someone for a while (if they are not self-isolating)
Having a current DBS allows a wider range of volunteering opportunities.
To sign up click here - https://www.buryvcfa.org.uk/vo
ONLINE CLASSES/ ACTIVITIES
Kids Rock—music sessions, facebook—10am daily.
Soundabout—music sessions, facebook—2pm Tues / Sat
¨ Oti Mabuse—daily dance lesson, facebook 11.30 daily
Chester zoo virtual tour 27.03.2020