Family Development Family Development Our Services Family Resources Meet the team Policies & Publications Our Services Family Groups Toddler Groups This is a FREE service for parents/carers of pre school children with special needs. These groups are intended to bring support advice and information on other services available at a time of great need. Trained autism practitioners will deliver sessions that aim to: provide a safe place where parents can spend time with other parents who are in similar situation. provide information, advice and signposting in relation to parents and their child’s needs. provide a space where children are able to have fun, engaging in activities which are meaningful and positive. Newton Aycliffe Group The group meet every Tuesday, from 10.00 – 12.00 and Thursday, from 11.30 - 1.00pm Neville community centre, Nevilles Parade, Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, DL5 5DH For more details please contact: Theresa Arrowsmith on 01325 328 092 or email Sunderland Group Washington The group meet every Thursday, from 9.30 - 11.00am Rainbow Family Centre, 34 Elliott Terrace, Washington, NE37 3AE Stockton Group Billingham The group meet every Tuesday, from 1.00-2.30pm Billingham Family Hub, Ochil Terrace Stockton TS232QL North Tyneside Group Meadowell The group meet every Friday, from 1.00-2.30pm Minton Lane, North Shields, NE29 6PQ For more details please contact: Kerrie Highcock, Family Development Manager By telephone: 0191 410 9974 OR email. Stay in the loop.