This information pack includes a booklet written to help teachers gain a greater understanding of the opportunities and challenges children with half a working heart face in school. It also includes links to information booklets on Healthcare Plans, EHC Plans and the Sport and exercise booklet.
Click on the links below to access the booklets
- Understanding what having half a working heart means for a child in school – a guide for primary and secondary school teachers booklet
- Healthcare Plan for children and young people with a single ventricle heart condition booklet
- Support for a child with special educational needs (SEN) within nursery, school or further education – EHC Plan booklet
- Sport and exercise when you have a single ventricle heart condition booklet
If you would like a hard copy of this pack sending out please email [email protected] or call 0121 455 8982 and ask for a ‘teachers pack’.
There are a further series of booklets to help families positively face the challenges that having half a working heart can create for children and young adults in school and further education – to access them click here.