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Parent Support and Guidance

The following are umbrella groups that provide up to date and relevant guidance and advice in a professional manner. They are experts in this field and would be a great place to start

Hampshire Parent Carer Network

Parent Voice

Family Voice

Contact

Holidays, play and leisure by Contact A Family (PDF)

Special Needs Jungle

National networks of SEND Support

Independent Supporters

Carers UK Digital Resource for Carers

Action for Carers – Carers Registration Form (PDF)

Together for Carers (PDF)

Short Breaks Teams

This are local statutory teams who have a duty to ensure there is a variety of short breaks services available. Short breaks services are essential for the whole family.

Hampshire

Surrey

West Sussex

Reading

Wokingham

Other

Council for Disabled Children

Local Offers

Every authority has a responsbility to list their ‘Local Offer’. This is the ‘go to place’ to find out what is available near you.

Hampshire

Surrey

West Sussex

Reading

Wokingham

Funding support for families

Challengers concessions policy

Mumsnet

Family Fund

Disability grants

Sky Badger

Stairlifts Grants