Information and Support

Parent Carers Together are unable to give advice but we can signpost you to services.

Useful Information

School Information

Returning/Transitioning to School:


School Related Information:

Preparing for Adulthood (PfA)

Access To Work

Lasting Power of Attorney, Wills and Deputyships

Local Services

This is a free, confidential and impartial service for children and young people with SEND who live across Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole and their parents or carers.

-Phone 01202 451970 (if you live in Bournemouth or Christchurch) or phone 01202 261933 (if you live in Poole).

-Email -  

-SENDiass Website

-SENDiass Facebook Page 

-SENDiass Twitter 


CRISP (Carers Resource Information and Support)

CRISP supports family/unpaid carers looking after someone who would not be able to manage without their support. They also provide a carers discount card to help you get money off local services and suppliers

-Phone: 01202 458204
-CRISP Website

Young Carers 

Young carers aged under 18, can contact BCP Council's Early Help Team for support.

-Phone:  01202 262626


SEND Local Offer & Add on Register
Every council should have a local offer.
The BCP Council SEND Local Offer provides information and guidance on local services and activities for children and young people aged 0-25 with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).
The Add-On register is a voluntary register held by BCP Council of children with special educational needs or disabilities (SEND) living in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole. Benefits of joining the add on register include a free discount card (MAX card) and regular newsletter updates.

-Local Offer Email -
-Local Offer Website
-Find out where to use my Max Card 


COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information and Resources

By completing a form, WellChild COVID-19 Direct Response Service will try and help you get the things you need including:   access to food delivery service, prescription collection and delivery of Personal Protective Equipment for your care team e.g handwash, alcohol gel, gloves, aprons, etc.

  • Together We Can- BCP Council Helpline and online information for vulnerable local people.