Autism Strategy Review South West meeting

As part of the Government’s Review, Autism Plus, the Autism Alliance and the National Autistic Society, have been commissioned to carry out focus groups and meetings looking into different issues related to the Autism Strategy. A meeting in the South West is planned for 3 October 2013 in Bridgwater. Read more »

The Welcome Lab

The Welcome Lab, part of the Faculty of Health, Education and Society at Plymouth University, works with families and individuals to find out about social, psychological and educational aspects of human behaviour. Read more »

Alternative Education Company

The AEC has been established with the primary focus of making a sustained difference to the life chances and social, emotional and physical well-being of disaffected young people. Read more »

Scope

We work with disabled people and their families. We offer practical support – from information services to education and everyday care. Read more »

Sibs

Sibs is the only UK charity representing the needs of siblings of disabled people. Read more »

Mencap

Mencap is the leading UK charity working with and for people with a learning disability and their parents and carers. Read more »

Rethink

We provide a range of services nationally, including advocacy, carer support, crisis services and more. Read more »

United Response

United Response provides a range of services for people with learning disabilities, mental health needs or physical disabilities. Read more »

Grow Your Tenner 2013 campaign

Localgiving.com, a website for small, local charities and community groups, has announced the Grow Your Tenner 2013 campaign, which aims to turn £500,000 from the Cabinet Office into over £1 million for grass roots charities across England. Read more »

Radar

Opening doors to independent living – the Radar NKS Key, guide and smartphone app. Read more »

Headway Somerset

Headway Somerset is an independent charity, affiliated to Headway UK. We provide social and cognitive rehabilitation for adults with brain injury. Read more »

Cerebra

Cerebra is a unique national charity that strives to improve the lives of children with brain-related neurological conditions. Read more »

bibic

Our mission is to help children (aged 6 months to 18 years) with conditions affecting their social, communication and learning abilities. Read more »

Horseshoes and Handprints

Horseshoes and Handprints offer sensory contact, fun time and specialist horse riding to children and adults on the autistic spectrum, and / or with neurological disorders, or those suffering mental trauma due to abuse, bullying, bereavement, depression or separation anxiety. Read more »