Local support groups for parents.

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Action for Children aims to improve the quality of life of the most vulnerable children and young people. We support children and young people as well as their families.
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Adfam is a national organisation working with families affected by drugs and alcohol and is a leading agency in substance-related family work.
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Delivered in partnership with Hamoaze House, this is a specialist support service offering weekend and holiday activities for disabled children.
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We offer short breaks and respite care for disabled children and young people in Plymouth. Beckly is a Routeways project that enables disabled children and young people to participate in and enjoy positive inclusive and fun social activities in a friendly, caring and supportive environment based at the accessible premises at Radford, Plymstock.
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A Sensory Room fosters an atmosphere of relaxation which is essential for emotional health; it gives a chance to explore feelings and to become interested in their surroundings.
Use this guide to see when your child may gain certain skills and learn new things.
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Bliss is a UK charity which offers information and support to families of babies born premature or sick, and equips them with the knowledge and skills they need to provide the best possible care to their baby.
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Care for the Family is a registered charity that has been working to strengthen family life since 1988. We believe that every family should have someone to turn to for support in both the good times and when family life is challenging. Our aim is to promote strong family relationships and to help those who face family difficulties.
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We are a child welfare agency covering the Roman Catholic Diocese of Plymouth, which consists of Cornwall, Devon and most of Dorset.
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Founded in 2001, Cerebra is a unique national charity that strives to improve the lives of children with neurological conditions, through research, information and direct, on-going support.
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Child Bereavement UK believes that all families should have access to the support and information they need when a child grieves or when a child dies.
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We are the leading national children's charity dedicated to the fight against childhood cancer.
If you find it difficult to understand your care and support or find it hard speak up, there are people who can act as a spokesperson for you.
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Children's Minds - Families Matter is a parent participation project led by Routeways, supported by Plymouth Parent Carer Voice and attended each month by CAMHS Community Team and the Child Development Centre.
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The Children's Storehouse collects good quality baby and children's equipment, toys, books, clothing for all ages of children, cots / single beds, bed linen and towels. We rely on the kindness and support of the general public as well as local organisations for donations.