Contact is a national charity for families with disabled children. We provide information, advice and support. We bring families together so they can support each other. We campaign to improve their circumstances, and for their right to be included and equal in society.

Everything Contact does is about improving the lives of families with disabled children. They achieve this by working directly with parents and carers, and they are driven by what they tell them is important. Contact a Family are proud of the way they work - in partnership, with knowledge and with great warmth.

Their vision is that families with disabled children feel valued and are strong, confident and able to make the decisions that are right for them.

Contact aim to ensure:

  • families with disabled children know how to get the right support, for them and their families
  • families with disabled children are confident to deal with the challenges they face
  • the financial disadvantage that families with disabled children face has been alleviated
  • families with disabled children are understood, valued and included as equal participants in their communities and in society.

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