Drop-Ins & Support

Swan UK - Family Support

  • First Thursday of the Month
  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Drop in Advice
  • SWAN UK supports families affected by a syndrome without a name – a genetic condition so rare it often remains undiagnosed.  They are the only dedicated support network for these families in the UK and are run by the charity Genetic Alliance UK
  • Their aim is that every family gets the support they need, when they need it, regardless of whether they have a diagnosis or not.
  • They work with UK based families of children and young adults up to 25 years old who are searching for a genetic diagnosis.
  • This drop-in is held during our breakfast hub. Children’s play toys are available to keep the little ones entertained and you can enjoy breakfast and unlimited refreshments for £2 per person (under 5s eat free)

SENDiass - BCP

  • First Thursday of the Month
  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • A free, confidential and impartial service providing information, advice & support to children and young people (0-25) with SEND and their parent carers.  Information, advice & support on matters relating to education, health and social care for SEND and aim to empower young people/carers with the information they need to help them.

Parent Carer Foundation

  • First Thursday of the Month
  • 9.30am-11.30am
  • The Parent Carer Foundation provides a central voice for Parents and Carers of children and adults of all ages with SEN / complex learning / medical needs and all kinds of disabilities. The Foundation monitors and helps shape participation and awareness with parents and carers. 

SAMEE Charity - Parent Support

  • Thursdays
  • 9.30am-11.30am
  • FREE SUPPORT FOR THE PARENTS OF SOMERFORD

Neighbourhood Policing Team

  • Thursdays
  • 10.00 am-12.00 pm
  • Fortnightly Drop-in advice
  • Police officer attendance (subject to call out duties)
  • March 17th 2022, March 31st, April 14th, April 28th etc