Cheltenham and District Carers and Families is a voluntary organisation, independant
from local authorities and all other national charities.
We are a support group of families and carers in Cheltenham and surounding areas,
who have children with special needs.
We offer practical help, counselling and the opportunity to exchange information
and offer mutual support.
We hold regular coffee mornings with occasional guest speakers on a variety subjects,
such as benefits and statementing.
Toy libraries are held on one Saturday of each month, at Battledown Centre, with
a wide range of specialist and regular toys, which may be borrowed for all members
of the family.
We also hold events, activities and outings during the school holidays, for all the
family. Swimming, music and outdoor fun at Seven Springs adventure playground are
all regular features. Our coach trips and Christmas/halloween parties are also popular
Have a look at the Activities page and the calendar to see what we do. You can also
read reports written by members about some of the events and see pictures in the
If you feel that your family needs support due to a child’s disability you can join.
Just go to the Memership Application page and download the forms that you need to
Please also look at the page about members' Rights and Responsibilities.
Go to the Application page to download the Membership Application forms.