West Sussex Parent Carer Forum
We are an independent charity run mostly by parent volunteers; we represent parent/carer views to various organisations and professional bodies to improve county/health/social care services for disabled children, young people and their families.
What we do:
- Represent the views and lived experiences of parents/carers to the appropriate bodies within health, education and social care.
- Provide advice and support parents through training, conferences and roadshows to empower you when working with practitioners who are supporting your child/young person.
- Provide holistic information and signpost you to relevant services including health, education, social care and voluntary organisations.
- Our phone is manned Mon – Fri, if you leave a message, your call will be returned. Become a member and receive our email bulletins on a regular basis. We use our Facebook page to post information and local/national updates.
Our users say:
“Having attended the Making your Voice Heard’ training I felt more confident in speaking to professionals about my son’s needs, thank you”
Expert Parent Workshop - Boosting confidence...
A friendly workshop for parents and carers whose child or young person has a disability or long-term health condition (such as autism, ADHD, speech and language needs or diabetes). ONLY for parents, carers and their allies. Learning and information delivered in a fun and interactive way. This workshop focuses on helping you work better with health services and clinicians (doctor, health visitor,