Browsing our library
You can search for a keyword or use filters to browse our library. Resources are organised by:
- Subject (for example education or benefits)
- Type (for example reports or newsletters)
- Nation and language
Our parent guides and factsheets
We produce a series of guides and factsheets on all aspects of raising a disabled child.
Ordering and buying print copies of our guides
If you are a parent and want a free print version of any of our parent guides, please contact our freephone helpline on 0808 808 3555 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are a professional then we ask that you make a small payment of £1 for each of our guides. Select 'order print version' next to any parent guide that is on sale. Your basket will appear at the top of the page above the menu bar.
Contact annual report and financial statements 2016-17
Contact's reports and financial statements - for the year ended 31 March 2017.
Factsheet: Support with mortgage interest
If you're on certain benefits you may be able to get help towards the interest you pay on your mortgage.
Education grants list
A list of charities that give education grants to families caring for a disabled child. Please read carefully as not every grant will be applicable to you. An application does not mean you are guaranteed a grant.
General grants list
A list of charities that give general grants to families caring for a disabled child. Please read carefully as not every grant will be applicable to you. An application does not mean you are guaranteed a grant.
Caring More Than Most: Local authority breakdown
A breakdown of local authority data from Contact's Caring More Than Most report.
Parent car participation: Genuine Partnerships Slides 2017 National Event
Slides presented by Genuine Partnerships at the 2017 National Parent Carer Participation Event & NNPCF AGM
Parent carer participation: NHSE Slides 2017 National Event
Parent carer participation: Nigel Thompson Slides 2017 National Event
Slides presented by Nigel Thompson Ofsted at the 2017 National Parent Carer Participation Event & NNPCF AGM
Parent car participation: Ann Gross Slides 2017 National Event
Slides presented by Ann Gross DfE at the 2017 National Parent Carer Participation Event & NNPCF AGM
Research and Reports: Caring More Than Most - full report
Research into the number of parent carers and disabled children in the UK, and affects of caring on housing, employment, health and wellbeing