Family Innovation Fund-Xtra

Family Innovation Fund-Xtra services are to support people aged between 0 and 19 years, and up to 25 years with SEND, during the coronavirus pandemic.  The services are delivered by local organisations.

They offer early support with:

  • understanding coronavirus
  • coping with change
  • separation and loss
  • managing and coping with anxiety
  • healthy family relationships
  • staying active and curious

They are aimed at helping young people and families who are not already receiving specialist or statutory support.

How to access

They can be accessed directly by families, through referral from a professional such as a teacher or by calling one of the organisations themselves. See the list of local organisations.


Who the service provides for

0 and 19 year olds, and up to 25 year olds with SEND.


How the service is accessed

Self-referral
Professional referral


Operational locations

  • Essex