For all Berkshire families who are foster carers, adoptive parents, special guardians or kinship carers and looking after children and young people with special educational needs or disabilities.
- Topic based workshops
- Questions & Answers
- Opportunity to talk to other parents and carers
The dates for the Autumn Term are:
3rd October 2016 - Reading and Wokingham Families Forum
7th November 2016 - Acknowledging Stress and Building Resilience
5th December 2016 - Helping young people talk about and repair attachment disruptions
The workshop is run twice on each date - 10am - 12pm, and 7pm - 9pm to enable as many people as possible to attend.
To register for a workshop, please select the workshop you want to book on from the drop down box, and then click 'Register'.
These workshops will be run by parenting practitioners with personal and professional experience and knowledge of attachment, adoption/fostering and special needs.
When & Where
The Arcade Building, 11 Glebe Road
RG2 7AG Reading
Parenting Special Children
Our aim is for families who have children and young people with special needs to be able to access relevant parenting support in their local area and for parents to know where to find ongoing support from Local Authorities, health professionals and local and national organisations.