(Special Kids Parents Support Group)

This peer support group was set up in 2007 in response to an identified a lack of support for parents, carers and family members that have a child with additional needs. 

The group is self-sustaining.  SKiPS meets on the third Tuesday of every month in the Family Resource Centre from 10 am.  It is a time out period for parents to have a cup of tea and a chat in a relaxing environment. The group have also enjoyed pampering, meditation and self-care sessions, as well as information, workshops and events to support them and their children.  

The group is a safe space where you will not be judged.  The get together is also an ideal opportunity for the sharing of ideas and getting practical help with issues. If you have a problem it is very likely that someone else has had a similar experience at some time.

In this informal environment huge amounts of valuable information, contacts and learning are exchanged so that parents access support for themselves and their children.  

If you would like more information please contact Mary on 061383884

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