Family Development

Made possible from a wealth of experience gathered over four decades serving the North-east we’ve created a Family Resources website just for you.

Brought together by our Family Development team, members of our Neurodiversity think tank and from families sending us their tips and advice we’ve put together a bank of free resources to help you, as part of our valued community, to navigate the day-to-day challenges of life.

Workshop: Supporting Your Autistic Child

In these sessions, we will cover: worries and action planning, common misconceptions, differences in autistic children and practical strategies to use in everyday life.

Workshops will run 10am-12pm and must be pre-booked.

One-to-one Sessions

These appointments are for families that have questions or would like to discuss any issues in confidence.

One-to-one appointments are available between 9am-10am and 1pm-3pm and must be pre-booked.

The following dates are available for workshops & one-to-one sessions:

Horden Family Hub

Ocean View, SR8 4EQ

  • 6th June
  • 4th July
  • 1st August
  • 5th September

Willington Family Hub

Chapel Street, DL15 0EQ

  • 13th June
  • 11th July
  • 8th August
  • 12th September
You can secure a place by contacting Rebecca Weatherstone on: 0191 410 9974 or [email protected] 
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