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We offer support to parents and carers of disabled children as well as professionals working with families.


If you want support, phone us on 020 7326 5156 or email us. You don't need a formal referral but if you would prefer, a supporting professional can contact us on your behalf.

Contact in Southwark also help fill out Family Fund grant forms for children with a disability or special need alongside other grant forms which can be obtained from our office.

Family activities and events

The Southwark office run events open to residents of Southwark who have a disabled child or children. Call 020 7326 5156 to find out more.

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  • forthcoming local workshops
  • activities and family events
  • local, regional and national groups and support organisations
  • other information for families caring for a child with a special needs.

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Events we run:

  • regular informal workshops for parents where you can gain information, share experiences and learn how to help yourself and your child. Recent topics have included managing money, coping with stress, and travelling with a disabled child
  • an annual programme of events open to Southwark residents who have a child with any additional need or disability
  • regular free pampering massage and reflexology sessions to parents and carers
  • monthly coffee mornings where parent carers can meet up and have a chat.

Call 020 7326 5156 and talk to one of our staff to find out more.


Office address

Contact Southwark
Cambridge House
1 Addington Square
020 73587270

Local contacts

Liam Synnott, manager, liam.synnott@contact.org.uk