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Stepping Stones: parenting support for parents and carers of children with SEND

Stepping Stones is a strength-based, 9 week parenting programme to support parents’ confidence in managing and understanding their child’s behaviour in the context of their additional needs and/or disability.

This service is for: 

  • Parents and carers of children aged 0 to 12 years with an additional need or disability.

What you'll get out of it:

The Stepping Stones programme will help you:

  • learn skills and strategies to encourage your child’s social and communication skills, emotional self-regulation, independence and problem-solving ability.
  • become more confident in your parenting
  • encourage you to look after yourself
  • gain peer support from other parents and build your own support networks  

How to access the programme

Please see the parenting programmes guidance page on the different ways you can get referred for this programme.  

Contact Information

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