Parent Leadership 2019

Leading Together for a Change is a parent/carer leadership course starting in March 2019.

This course is for Parents/Carers of a child with a learning disability and/or autism who live in the North East or Cumbria.

We are looking for up to 13 parents/carers from across the North East and Cumbria who:

  • Have and interest or experience in being a leader
  • Want to work together with others to change things
  • Understand the commitment to the course and are able to attend all sessions

The course consists of 12 sessions over 8 months (excluding school holidays) and includes a residential weekend (overnight optional).

How to apply

Download theĀ Course Application pack 2019 (Word Document) – closing date for applications is 18th March 2019.

Please send your completed application forms by email to

Or by post to:

Clare Penny-Evans
Skills for People
Key House
Tankerville Place
Newcastle upon Tyne

For more information please contact Clare or Jillian at Skills for People on 0191 281 8737 or email:

Upcoming Events

  1. Knit and Natter

    28th January @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  2. Drama

    30th January @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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