Telephone: 01922 650330


Parent Support Groups


Aldridge Autism Support Group

Has your child just received a diagnosis

Want to meet others going through the same?

Parents / Carers/ Grandparents ALL WELCOME

Come along to Tynings Lane Church, Aldridge.

First Tuesday of each month 7.15-9.15pm.

Refreshments provided

Contact details: Claire Williamson (



(Austism Sharing and Caring)

Parent Support Group which meets on Wednesdays during term time

at The Jane Lane School, Churchill Road, Bentley, Walsall WS2 0JH

 10.00am - 12.00noon

For more information contact IASS on 01922 650330

No formal diagnosis needed - just come along anyway

Look forward to seeing you! 

Refreshments will be provided.

 Collingwood Autism Support Group

Collingwood Centre, Collingwood Drive, Great Barr B43 7NF

Twice a month on Tuesdays 7 - 9 pm

A support group for parents & carers of children with autism. Other family members welcome too.

Come and meet with other people all going through the same fears, problems and experiences as you are.  

To find out more contact Joanne on 0121 360 1484 or 07823 333910

you can also find us on Facebook 

!deas Walsall Dyslexia Association

Open meetings with guest speakers and events/workshops. 

A helpline offering free, confidential information, advice and support to parents of children with dyslexia, their families and schools.

Dyslexia screening and Visual Stress Assessments for children and young people aged 8 to 15+ 



helpline: 01922 860 259 (check website for opening times

We are also on Facebook and Twitter 

PROUD (Parents, Relative and Others Undersanding Downs):

 PROUD is a parent led support group based in Walsall, West Midlands (UK) which was set up in August 2004 by parents who had children with Down's syndrome

We meet up once a month

Our aims are to provide for the needs of individuals with Down's syndrome…

  • To offer support, acceptance, advice and encouragement for parents, carers, family and friends of persons with Down's syndrome.
  • To increase awareness and knowledge of issues relating to Down's syndrome.
  • To educate the community about the presence, the potential and the needs of people with Down's syndrome.

This group is open to anyone who is a parent, relatives, carers, and friends of people with Down's syndrome and we invite you to come along and join us for any of the meetings and events that we hold throughout the year.



Phone: 07951 019506




(Special Educational Needs Uniting Parents)

A parent run support group for parents of children with special needs.

A listening ear, advice and strategies. Signposting to other services within Walsall. Talks and workshops from professionals.

Every Tuesday - term time only.

at Darlaston Children's Centre (Sure Start),

Ilmington House, Crescent Road, Darlaston WS10 8AE

For dates and more information contact Zoe Ball or Sue Dent



This page last updated 14/07/16