Information and Support


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

Useful Information


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.
Call the Bournemouth office if you live in Bournemouth or Christchurch: 01202 451970.
Or call the Poole office if you live in Poole: 01202 261933.



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


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.
Find out where to use my Max Card: