Nailsea Disability Initiative offers a free, confidential information and advice service on all issues relating to disability, including assistance with benefit applications, information and advice about goods and services that are available to assist with disability across all age groups. We are located at 65 High…
- 07411 042 961
NAS North Somerset Group offers support to parents of children or adults who have an autism spectrum condition (ASC). This is in the form of support group meetings held once a month in Portishead. Please email for dates and further information.
The National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS) campaign to bring down barriers faced by deaf children and young people through the following services: Newborn hearing screening Grants and equipment Listening bus Family officers Events
- 0808 800 8880
- 020 7490 8656
- 020 7251 5020
At any given time up to 40% of adults and 50% of children (this rises to 80% with a SEND diagnosis) have difficulties with their sleep. Yet in a recent survey, almost 60% of adults felt there was a lack of support for sleep issues.…
- 03303 530 541
NatSIP, the National Sensory Impairment Partnership is a partnership of organisations working together to improve outcomes for children and young people with sensory impairment. The agreed purpose of NatSIP is: to improve educational outcomes for children and young people with sensory impairment, closing the gap with their peers, through…
Over 1,000 tips from people with first-hand experience of learning disability. Brushing teeth, challenging behaviour, bed-wetting, constipation ... there's a tip for that!Netbuddy is an award-winning site for swapping practical tips and information on all aspects of supporting people with learning disabilities.
North Somerset Mencap (NSM) was formed over 30 years ago and provides support for children and adults with a learning disability and their families and carers. It is affiliated to Royal Society Mencap which is the UK's largest charity working with children and adults with a learning…
- 07796 501 671
North Somerset Parent Carers Working Together is the local forum for parents and carers with children who have special educational needs or disabilities. To get involved, please email the forum. Please see our latest newsletter and details of upcoming events at our new website. Keep up…
- 07434 678 832
North Somerset People First promotes and encourages people with a learning disability, difficulty and/or autism to speak up for themselves, empowering them to be in control of their own lives, now and in the future.
- 01934 426 086
OASSIS (Office for Advice, Assistance, Support and Information on Special Needs) is a website for any parent/carer or teacher and other professional with an interest in special education for children and young adults. Helpline Advice and support Free publications and information sheets OAASIS newsletter Helpful SEN…
- 0800 197 3907
- 01590 622 880
- 01590 622 687