Together achieving better decisions and brighter futures for Manchester families of children and young people aged 0-25 with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

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ANNOUNCEMENT: Please note that, due to the Covid-19 situation, this event has been cancelled.

If you were intending to attend the event and are looking for any particular information, please feel free to contact us about your query. We will try to help and/or signpost you to the relevant service/organisation that can help.

Join us for an Information and Support Day for parents and carers of people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND).

Learn more about support services, grants and information available to you and your disabled child or young person. Meet Family Fund and other organisations.

There’s no need to book – just drop in at Munster Hall in the Irish World Heritage Centre (M8 0AE) anytime between 10:30am and 2pm.

Free Workshops

  • The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) will be hosting a Benefits Workshop covering Carers Allowance, Personal Independence Payments and Disability Living Allowance.
  • Family Fund will be hosting an iPad workshop between 12:30pm and 2:30pm.

For more information and to book your place, please visit the Family Fund website or contact

Who Can You Expect to Meet?

  • Family Fund : Meet their team or get help with your Family Fund application form.
  • Department for Work and Pensions : Note that DWP will also be holding a workshop about various benefits that families affected by disability may be entitled to, as mentioned above.
  • Us! ūüôā : Meet some of our team members and learn more about what we do + what events we have on for parent-carers.
  • Plus MANY more! We’ll update this list as we find more information about other SEND organisations, services and support groups attending the event.
Details of the Family Fund Information & Support Day in Manchester for 2020