Information and Support

 

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

Useful Information

 


Local Services

SENDIASS
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.
Email: sendiass@bcpcouncil.gov.uk
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
Website: https://www.crispweb.org/home.aspx
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.
Website- https://bcpfamilyinformationdirectory.com/kb5/poole/fis/localoffer.page
Email: localoffer@bcpcouncil.gov.uk
Find out where to use my Max Card: https://mymaxcard.co.uk/