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City and Hackney Carers Centre Support for parents of children with additional needs


What is the aim of this service? 

Being a carer of a child with complex needs can be challenging.

City and Hackney Carers Centre are here to help support parent carers. 

We can offer: 

• Peer support groups
• Grant applications
• Training and workshops
• Specialist advice

How can we help you? 

Our qualified support worker will assess your needs and develop a bespoke action plan for you and your family, including:

  • 4-6 support sessions
  • Access to life coaching
  • Counselling services
  • Employment support
  • Volunteering guidance
  • Advice about education

How can you book a session?

To book a session just phone to make an appointment or send us an email and we will get back to you. 

Phone: 020 8533 0951


Printable parent information leaflet available here.

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Disclaimer-important information about the Hackney Local Offer

Hackney's Local Offer website is a free and impartial service provided by the London Borough of Hackney in partnership with the NHS, local education, health and community services. The information contained within the website is available for the purposes of identifying services and provision that may be available to children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities.

This information does not represent a recommendation or an endorsement of a Service or Provider and neither does the London Borough of Hackney or its partners make any representations or warranties as to the accuracy of the information. Anyone seeking to use or access a service or provision is responsible for undertaking their own checks to determine the suitability and fitness for purpose of that service and provision. In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use of data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of the Hackney Local Offer.

Some providers will be registered and inspected by external agencies, such as Ofsted or the Care Quality Commission. Anyone working with children and young people will be required to have appropriate Disclosure and Barring Service Check (the replacement for the Criminal Record Check), safeguarding policies and insurance in place, which they should make available to you on request.

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