The Pines, Drummond Road
Public phone: 07514 120 288
Website URL: http://www.thrivingfamilies.org.uk
Service offered: Support for families, helping them to build confidence and empower them to recognise their personal expertise and value; know their rights and have their voices heard. Subjects covered include the Education (Additional Support for Learning) (Scotland) Act 2009, support groups, benefits, funding avenues, equipment, holidays, information on particular disabilities and syndromes, info packs, digital peer support; Volunteering programme, Facebook and twitter. @thrivingfamilies (facebook) @TFHighland (twitter);
Target group: Families with children with additional needs and the caring circle around them.
Area served: Highland.
How to contact: Phone (07514 120 288) answering machine, email, Facebook messenger or contact form via website. Open Tues-Thurs 9.30am-12.00pm / 12.30pm- 2.30pm
Tuesday: 9.30am-12pm / 12.30pm-2.30pm
Wednesday: 9.30am-12pm / 12.30pm-2.30pm
Thursday: 9.30am-12pm / 12.30pm-2.30pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Level entrance to ground floor offices.
Languages other than English: No
Charity number: SCO 24835
Year established: 1993
Staffing: 7 part-time staff
Public transport: https://pinesautismhighland.org.uk/Pines/frm247dynamiccontentshow.aspx?UniqueID=GETTINGTOTHEPINES
Record last checked: 14 July 2023