We currently operate support groups for parents, grandparents and carers of disabled children in Sevenoaks District and Gravesham only. These groups are open to all parents in the surrounding areas.

Please see below for details.  

New Evening Parent Support Group

Following requests from a number of parents, we are delighted to be launching a new evening parents support group from September. This group is open to all parents and carers of a disabled child or young person.

The group will be facilitated by Family Adviser, Kay Burden.

When:  11th March  2020

Time: 6.45 pm – 8.45 pm

Where: We Are Beams, Allsworth Court, Hextable, BR8 7RJ

Please contact familyadvice@wearebeams.org.uk


  • Everyone is welcome to attend any or all of the support groups or drop-in sessions in any area
  • They are free of charge and light refreshments are provided
  • No need to book
  • They provide parents with the opportunity to share their wealth of experiences and information with each other
  • You do not necessarily need a diagnosis for your child, in order to attend.



Sevenoaks District 10.00AM – 12.00PM

Venue: We Are Beams, Allsworth Court, 38-40 St Davids Road, Hextable, BR8 7RJ

Thursday 16th January 2020

Thursday 13th February 2020

21 Together will be joining us in February to talk about their work in Kent.

Thursday 12th March 2020


Edenbridge 10am – 12pm

Venue: Children’s Centre, High Street, EdenbridgeTN8 5AB

 Thursday 23rd January 2020

Thursday 27th February 2020

Thursday 26th March 2020

These support groups are sponsored by;





Venue: The Maltings, City Praise Centre  9–11 Lower Higham Road, Gravesend, DA12 2LY  

Wednesday 15th January 2020

Wednesday 5th February 2020

Wednesday 4th March 2020




Oakfield Community Primary School, Oakfield Lane, Dartford, DA1 2SW

Next Event – Thursday 27th February – Autism and Education presented by Kirby Woods (STLS Lead) & Elliot Blackmore (Specialist Teacher)


For parents/carers of children with Autism/Asperger syndrome.

For details of future dates and to be put on the mailing list, please contact our Head of Charity, Katrina Adams

E: Katrina.adams@wearebeams.org.uk


Support and guidance for fathers and grandfathers of children with autism.

Venue: Beams, Allsworth Court, 38-40 St Davids Rd, Hextable, BR8 7RJ

Always 7.30pm start, but please feel free to join us when you can.

Dates for 2020

16th January 2020
12th March 2020

Supporting fathers of children on the Autistic spectrum.

Email address fathersclubkent@outlook.com for more information

Andy Young Facilitator.

Please see our separate page for more details on the father’s club

Any enquiries relating to the above call us:


We have places available for great London events in 2019 and 2020. E-mail now to register interest or for more information.


38-40 St David's Road
Kent BR8 7RJ

01322 668501

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