News and updates

See below for the latest news and updates from Supportive Parents. You can find all our periodically published newsletters here.


North Somerset support group on 7th October

Dali Sidebottom, Head of Children's Services for North Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group, will be at the North Somerset support group on 7th October, to provide further feedback to parents and carers about further developments in Paediatric Services. The CCG are keen to continue engagement with parents on how the access and quality of Children's Paediatric services can be more effective and want to ensure local needs are central to future commissioning of services. If you have any concern about local children's health services, do come along.

Support Group 7 - 9 pm, Tuesday 7th October,
The Firs, Drove Road, Weston Super Mare, BS23 3NX


Early Support App

The Council for Disable Children are pleased to announce that the Early Support app is now available to download free from the app store. Click here for download details



South Glos Parent Carer Forum event

Vince Murrell from South Glos council commissioning will be visting the Parent Carer Forum for an informal focus group to capture views on current services, what works, what doesn't and what are the gaps. Click here to book a place.


CVS South Gloucestershire Event 23rd of October.

Event to Map existing services and groups that support children and young people’s mental health and emotional well being. Click here for further details


Support Group starts back tonight @ Kingswood Children's Centre BS15 9TP Tues 16 Sept 7.30pm 'til 9pm discussion 'what is a SEND IAS'

Welcome to a new academic year, with new law, and new local processes. Our support group - your safe space to share your concerns about education provision - starts back next Tuesday evening.

Supportive Parents is now your information, advice and support service for parents, children and young people with SEND.

What does this mean?

Come and find out more on Tuesday.

Refreshments available

Bring a friend, tell your child / young person's education setting.

We look forward to seeing you.