Our free events, advice and support resources or parent/carer conferences are just some of the ways we look to support parents and carers, but we now want to extend this support even further.

We realise the vital role that parent and carer support groups play in helping people who are looking for answers, advice and reassurance. Often run by volunteers these groups take many shapes and forms and their passion and commitment helps parents and carers find the path to a future that enables their child to develop and succeed.

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Free expert speakers on a wide range of SEN subjects and expertise
An ongoing supply of advice and support resources and priority booking for our free parent and carer events and training
A training and event grant (limited number per year available)
Early bird discounts and free exhibition stands for our regional Witherslack Group conferences
Allocated free tickets for annual conferences such as the Autism Show and other events
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Where available, free use of Witherslack Group meeting rooms and event spaces for your group meetings and events
Promotion of your events and initiatives through our website and social media
A profile of your group to be included on our dedicated web page, so that your group is clearly positioned for new parents to find out more

Our Support

Quite simply, we think parent and carer groups are fantastic and that is why we have launched our new ‘Partnering with Parents’ support initiative. We would like to support your group by offering:

Sound Interesting?

If this is of interest to you then get in contact with us and we can register your group and start to support you in helping more parents and carers.

To register your group or find out further details contact Clare Boyle on