News and updates

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

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Summer 2014 Newsletter

Our Summer Newsletter is now available so find out about the latest:


  • Job Vacancies
  • Local Area news
  • Change ....what change? conference 11th November 2104  
  • Service User Satisfaction Survey
  • Implementation of the new 0-25 special needs system 
  • SEND reforms........and more



Contacting our Information & Support Line  

If you leave a message on our Information and Support line or email us over the next few weeks it will take us longer than normal to reply to your query as we operate a reduced service throughout the summer holidays.


Reminder North Somerset Support Group Tuesday 8th July 7-9pm The Firs Resource Centre, Drove Road, W-S-M BS23 3NX

No speaker this month, please come along and discuss the new SEND reforms to be implemented in September. We would also like parents and carers to join us in planning discussions for Support Group meetings for the next school year.


Reminder - AGM 1st July 7.30-8.30pm 

Supportive Parents invites you to our 25th Annual General Meeting which will take place on Tuesday, 1st July 2014 at 7.30pm in the meeting room Royal Oak House, Royal Oak Avenue, BS1 4GB.

Please join us! Everyone is welcome!

RSVP to Carolyne Ablitt on 0117 9897724 or e-mail


More support for families and young people

Supportive Parents have been sucessful in getting additional funding to extend our service to meet the needs of families with children and young people during the transition period of the SEND reforms.