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Parenting Special Children

Parenting Special Children

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PSC run various courses and workshops & Parenting Programmes throughout the year, such as:

  • Pre & Post Autism Workshops
  • Pre & Post ADHD Workshops
  • Time Out for ADHD
  • Time Out for Autism
  • Anxiety & Autism Workshop
  • Sleep Workshops
  • Pre & Post Diagnosis Support
  • Looked After and Adopted Children with Special Needs
  • Time out for Special Needs
  • Parenting Support
  • Bespoke Training
  • Autism Girls Monthly Speaker Events
  • Autism Girls Social Events
  • Support Groups

For PSC Support groups in the community, please click on the link

For information on courses, workshops and much more, please Tel: 0118 9863532 Email:  or visit:



Who to contact

Contact Name
Ruth Pearse
0118 9863532
Parenting Special Children

Where to go

11 Glebe Road

Other Details


Is there a charge for
using this service?
Costs vary by service and event.


Referral required
Referral Details

Contact Ruth Pearse

Local Offer


Parenting Special Children

Parenting Special Children run specialist parenting programmes for parent/carers who have children with special needs, programmes include Time Out from Special Needs, an 8 week course for parent/carers who have children with a range of special needs; Time Out from ADHD, a four week course for parent/carers who have children and young people with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder); Time Out from ASD a four week course for parent/carers who have children or young people with Autism. All programmes are FREE to families.

We cover Reading, Wokingham, East and West Berkshire areas.

For information on courses available contact Ruth Pearse

email: Tel: 07876 275731

Contact Name
Ruth Pearse
Contact Telephone
07876 275731
Contact Email
Parenting Special Children
SEN Provision Type

General Provider Response

Is your service accessible?
venues vary
What are the eligibility criteria for your service?
families living in Reading, Wokingham, East and West Berkshire
How are referrals/applications made to your service?
self referral
What is your service standard for responding to referrals/accessing services?
maximum of one week, usually 2 days
Inspection outcomes/quality awards
meeting funding requirements
Feedback and complaints procedure
via Trustees

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.