Events for Carers

Reading Families' Forum 

Wednesday 3 April
6.30pm - 8.30pm
Krazy Play Days, Sterling Way, Tilehurst, Reading RG30 6HW

Brand new funding for children and young people's mental health in Reading. Dr Deb Hunter, Principal Child & Educational Psychologist will be attending to discuss the new Trailblazer funding. Come and have your say in how this might best help your child. 

There will be qualified helpers on site to supervise children, so that you can be free to listen to the talk. (Please note these spaces are limited).

To book your place, please email or call or text 07516 185380. 

Reading Families' Forum is a voice for children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities.


Accessing Public Services Workshop

Thursday 23 May
10am – 2pm
RISC, 35-39 London Street, Reading RG1 4PS

Autism Berkshire is pleased to host a free Accessing Public Services Toolkit Workshop for parents and carers. The workshop delivered by Cerebra, the charity for children with brain conditions, including autism, aims to support parents and carers of disabled people, as well as professionals who advise them, who are encountering difficulties with the statutory agencies in relation to the provision of health, social care and education support services.

By the end of this workshop you should be able to:

  • Consider commonly-occurring problems that parents face accessing services;
  • Recognise different types of dispute;
  • Identify and use the problem-solving approaches within the Toolkit.

Book your free tickets at Eventbrite.