Support for Parents


If you would like further discussion you are very welcome to contact the school’s Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator (SENCO), Mrs Farrar. Tel 01661 822457.

We also can arrange drop in sessions with the SENCO upon request. Please see the school website or contact the school office for details.

National Autistic Society


This organisation has a base within Thomas Bewick School, Newcastle. For further information contact Deborah Garland on 07884 117 741 or at

Northeast Special Needs Network

Works to support families with disabled children / young people from birth to 25 years.

Tel: 0191 2812485


Parent Partnership Service

You can also contact Parent Partnership Service. This organisation provides information, support and advice for parents / carers of children and young people with special educational needs.

Tel 0191 2840480 or email