• Welcome to the Sheffield Parent Carer Forum

    • We are an independent group of parents and carers of children and young people (0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities. Our main aim is to ensure the needs of our children are met. We bring together parent carers from across Sheffield to provide mutual support, exchange information, and influence policy and practice. We have over 2,200 members.

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  • Taster session: Fused glass art

    • A space for parent carers to relax and create! In this free workshop we will design and create a glass coaster. Your piece will be fired in the studio’s kiln and your creation will be ready to collect the following week. Feel free to come with ideas, but keem them simple. There will be lots of inspiration on the day too! Booking essential.

      Funded by People’s Health Trust using money raised by Health Lottery Yorkshire and Humber.

      • WHEN
      • 1:00pm - 2:30pm Wednesday 26th Jan 2022
        • WHERE
        Flying Fish Studio,
        22 Riverdale Road,
        Sheffield,
        S10 3FB
  • Coffee morning

    • Our coffee mornings are run by our friendly volunteers Thaeeba and Pat. They are open to all parent carers, whatever their children’s needs, whether diagnosed or undiagnosed, mild or severe. Pre-schoolers and home-educated children are welcome too. Pop in for a few minutes or stay for the whole session – no need to book. You can be sure of a warm welcome and plenty of tea, coffee and cake!

      Funded by People’s Health Trust using money raised by Health Lottery Yorkshire and Humber.

      • WHEN
      • 10:30am - 12:00pm Thursday 10th Feb 2022
        • WHERE
        More Rehab,
        40 Little London Road,
        Sheffield,
        S8 0UH
  • Family Support information day

    • Please save the date! We are planning an event for parents carers around practical support available in Sheffield.

      More information and a booking form will be published here in January 2022.

      • WHEN
      • 9:30am - 2:30pm Friday 4th Mar 2022
        • WHERE
        Venue: St Mary's Church and Community Centre,
        St Mary's Church and Community Centre,
        Bramall Lane,
        Sheffield,
        S2 4QZ