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SEND Local Offer Rutland Information Service


Contact provides information, advice and support to families caring for children and young people with disabilities or additional needs.

We have up to date information on local services and sources of support for families with disabled children.

Our East Midlands team offers:

  • Free information workshops for groups of parent carers including coping and support, behaviour that challenges us, helping your child to sleep, transition from adult to child services and information about benefits
  • Local information on local services, sources of further and specialist advice and support.
  • Information guides on everyday living such as financial help and benefits, accessing help and support, play and leisure activities for families and education, health and social care services
  • Ways to meet other local parents through support groups, meetings, workshops and events.
  • Free information sessions for professionals working with families with disabled children
  • Resources for professionals, to help them point families to local services
  • Advice, information and how to access local support is provided by our helpline
  • Read more about we can offer

Local Team Contact Details:
You can contact the team

Our services are confidential, Independent and impartial

Contact a Family is committed to safeguarding children and young people and will work cooperatively with other agencies to ensure that any risk to children and young people we have contact with is acknowledged and responded to professionally and without delay.

Who to contact

Contact Name
National Helpline
08088 083 555
Visit the Contact website

Parents can follow us on Facebook or Twitter: as sources of information and links to parents. 

Where to go

City Road

Other Details


This service is free of charge.

This page was last updated on: 06/07/2020

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