Do you care for a child with a Neurodevelopmental need? Interested in accessing training?

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21 September 2021

Contact are offering free small group virtual workshops and webinars for parents and carers, who live in Middlesbrough, Redcar & Cleveland and Darlington, coving the following topics:
  • Understanding the diagnosis
  • Toilet training
  • Helping your child sleep
  • Encouraging positive behaviour

The workshops and webinars provide parents and carers with the opportunity to; hear from an expert, ask questions, meet other parents and share ideas.

To book our online workshops visit 

Workshop Programme

Understanding Sensory Processing

Learn more about sensory processing, reflect on your child’s sensory needs and identify new approaches to support you.

Thursday 23 September, 10 am- 12 noon. Register on Eventbrite.

Friday 15 October, 12.30 am – 2.30 pm. Register on Eventbrite.

Money Matters

DLA, benefits and grants advice.

Tuesday 28 September, 10 am – 12 noon. Register on Eventbrite.

Primary Education for Children with SEND

How an Education Health and Care plan (EHCP) could benefit your child, how to apply for one and what is involved in the assessment process and the timescales involved.

Monday 18 October, 10.00 am - 12.00 pm. Register on Eventbrite.

Supporting Your Child's Sleep

The importance of sleep and why sleep problems may occur, how to introduce a sleep routine, plus top tips to help.

Wednesday 20 October, 10.00 am – 12.00 pm.  Register on Eventbrite.

Find out more by contacting: or call our freephone number on 0800 2540 890

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Contact also provide a free telephone support service.


  • Emotional support
  • Advice
  • Ideas to help you cope

Telephone support is free, confidential and provides parents and carers with the opportunity to speak directly to a family support adviser.

To book an appointment visit