Home educators are often overlooked when it comes to inclusion in local authority projects, and Dumfries and Galloway were no different – until HES challenged this.
Poverty can hit at any time, and COVID-19 has exacerbated the issue, with many families juggling ever-tightening budgets.
Dumfries and Galloway are running a Warm Winter Clothing scheme which was aimed initially at school children but has now been opened up to home educated children. Poverty doesn’t just affect school children after all.
If your home educated child is in need of warm clothes this winter and lives in Dumfries and Galloway, you can use the link below to place a request.