Being the parent or carer of a person with a disability holds it's own challenges and joys. Pinarc knows that for some people, parenting a person with a disability can feel like an isolating experience. The Parent Support Groups give parents and carers an opportunity to:
Pinarc's aim is to help a group become self sufficient. Groups work best when the participants take and active role in helping direct and organise the group. That way it is really "their" group!
Carer/parents of individuals 0-65 years who have a developmental delay, a disability or special needs.
The groups and their activities frequently change to sit the needs and wants of participants. However, examples of current groups who meet regularly include:
There are also occasional events/activities for carers of individuals with: