Brighton and Hove Wellbeing Service

Resources For Parents

Parents and carers sometimes tell us they feel alone in supporting their child. You aren’t alone: support is available for you! Here are some resources we often recommend.



Parent/Carer Groups

  • Parent Carer Groups - a comprehensive list of all support groups for parents/carers of children with additional needs, ADHD, Asperger’s, ASC (autistic spectrum condition), Down’s syndrome, a disability etc.

  • Allsorts Parent Group - for parents/carers of transgender and gender questioning children and young people.


Support Guides

All these support guides were created by the YMCA Right Here project, with input from young volunteers aged 16-25 and from parents themselves:

Recommended Books

Family Support