Local news & events

Here are the details of some other local groups and services - don't forget to get the full picture and details of current events and news sign up for our email newsletter or join our facebook group.  Follow the links on the right hand side of this page.

Counselling Service for Deaf Women in BSL
Womankind are offering a free and confidential counselling service for deaf women in BSL. Contact them by text relay 0845 458 2914 or 0117 9166461, text 07971 345263 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Supportive Parents
A charity providing information and support to families of children with and kind of special educational needs.Meet other parents and gain information and support. Regular support group meeting and information events.  Check out their website for more details.

South Gloucestershire Parents and Carers
Is an active parent carer led organisation for families that have children with a disability or additional needs. You can join by signing up to their database to receive information by email, participate in a focus group, or pop along to coffee mornings.  email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or phone 07827 322358

SENSE - covering the SW
We offer a specialist intervenor service for congenitally deafblind children (from 0 years onwards) which is one to one support to promote personal and social development, encourage independence and support with communication.  This may be delivered at home or in the local community for children with dual sensory loss or those with single sensory loss and additional need.  For further details contact Matt Fenlon by SMS to 07572 151123

Care Support for Bristol Residents
Support is now available from the Integrated Carers Team for carers of disabled children who are resident in Bristol and who aren't receiving carer's services from the council or NHS.  For further information contact the team direct.  Telephone 0117 352 1668, fax 0117 352 1336 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it