Blackburn with Darwen Parents in Partnership
Welcome to our website!
We are Parents in Partnership, the strategic, Dept for Education funded Parent Carer Forum for Blackburn with Darwen!
We are all volunteers, and are parents/carers ourselves, we signpost parents/carers to services and help in the borough (and nationally).
Usually we hold free training, coffee mornings, consultations and co host the Disability Information Day, working with the Local Authority, NHS and partners. However due to Covid 19, we have had to do lots of things virtually
Now we hold regular coffee mornings – “Bring Your Own Brew” on Zoom, and we have a busy Facebook page – please like us if you are on Facebook! Contact us for the link to join the coffee mornings, and for details of days/times, or you could look in the events section on our Facebook page.
If you are a parent/carer of a child/young person age 0-25 with any kind of special educational needs/disabilities, diagnosed or undiagnosed, you can become a member. You need to :
*Live in Blackburn with Darwen or
*Your child is educated in BwD or
*Your GP is in BwD
Please complete the membership form below, and we can keep you up to date with what we are doing. If you are a member you can join our What’s App group and Facebook closed group.
We are contactable by e mail, telephone, or you can message us on Facebook.
We have a new office, dependant on the current Covid 19 restrictions contact us if you would prefer a face to face meeting.
From BwD PIP
Christina, Janet, Polly, Lesley, Denise, Joanne, Diana, Danielle, Isma and Elaine.