About Us > Difficulties we can help with:

Live & Love it can support children from the age of 18 months to 18 years. A child does not require a diagnosis to access the services offered by Live & Love it. We can support if a child is having difficulty in any of the following 3 areas:

Self-Care

  • Self-Regulation
  • Self Esteem
  • Dressing; putting clothes on, zips, buttons, shoelaces
  • Brushing Teeth
  • Using Cutlery
  • Participating in family mealtimes
  • Eating a range of age appropriate foods
  • Toileting
  • Opening packages in a lunch box
  • Bathing / showering
  • Hair brushing / hair washing
  • Nail cutting

Productivity (School skills)

  • Handwriting (pencil grip, letter formation, sizing and spacing etc.)
  • Scissors skills
  • Reading (e.g. trouble keeping their place on the page, missing lines or fatigue)
  • Attention and concentration
  • Sitting correctly on a chair in class
  • Participating in PE lessons
  • Organising resources on their desk or in their bag

 Play and Leisure

  • Using playground equipment; slides, swings, climbing frames, monkey bars and roundabouts
  • Ball skills; throwing, catching and football
  • Socialising appropriately with peers
  • Participating age appropriately in extra-curricular activities; gymnastics, dance, judo, swimming, cubs, brownies, science, choir, animation and story-telling etc.
  • Accessing the community
  • Amusing themselves in play without adult support
  • Activating cause and effect toys
  • Willingness to engage in messy play