Resource library

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.

You can browse and download the parent guides in our library or download a publications list [PDF].

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 helpline@contact.org.uk.

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.

  • Preparing for Adulthood webinar

    Preparing for Adulthood webinar, presented by Julie Pointer, NDTi’s children and young people’s lead and team leader.

    3mb

  • Parent carer participation: NNPCF strategy webinar 2 The Future of the NNPCF

    Why we need to review our strategy, recap of the work we have done on our vision, mission, objectives and priorities.

    76kb

  • Parent carer participation: NNPCF Strategy Webinar Presentation

    Presentation to support the Webinar recording; NNPCF strategy update - Our vision, mission, objectives and priorities.

    780kb

  • Factsheet: Home to school transport - England

    198kb

  • Contact North East Registration Form

    Contact North East Registration Form

    1mb

  • Factsheet: Challenging school transport decisions

    For parent groups and individual parents who want to challenge a local school transport policy. Outlines the law and local authority responsibilities.

    179kb

  • Parent carer participation: 9th SEND reforms implementation survey report

    Summary report following the the 9th Special educational needs and disability (SEND) reforms implementation survey for parent carer forums which took place in spring 2017.

    419kb

  • Parent carer participation: 2017 National Event External Conference Pack

    Frequently asked questions and booking form for the upcoming 2017 National Parent Carer Participation Event & NNPCF AGM taking place on 27th and 28th November 2017 at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester

    691kb

  • Parent carer participation: 2017 National Parent Carer Participation Event & NNPCF AGM booking information and FAQ

    Frequently asked questions and Booking form for the upcoming 2017 National Parent Carer Participation Event & NNPCF AGM taking place on 27th and 28th November 2017 at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester

    2mb

  • Parent carer participation: Etihad Stadium information for 2017 National Event

    Information about traveling to the Manchester Etihad Stadium for the 2017 National Contact a Family and NNPCF Parent Carer Participation Conference taking place on Monday 27th November and Tuesday 28th November

    273kb