Building powerful peer support for families

Pursuing inclusive education for children with disability does involve some extra challenges. Being your child’s advocate for inclusion can feel isolating and difficult. But when families band together to support each other, it helps everyone.

Peer support networks are simply families helping families. By working together, parents can positively influence their children’s experience of education. The peer support for families factsheet explores:

  • The benefits of peer support for families of children with disability
  • How to start your own a peer support network
  • Tips for peer support network convenors.