Cygnet Parenting Support Programme
From 1st April 2019, Barnardo's stopped co-ordinating and delivering the Cygnet Programme in Bradford. If you wish to access the Cygnet Parenting Support Programme, please contact The Local Authority Gateway Hub on 01274 432121.
This service delivers training, providing parents/carers with the skills and understanding to parent children diagnosed with an Autistic Spectrum Condition. The programme explores what Autism is, communication, sensory issues and behaviour. It provides knowledge and strategies so parents can manage behaviour and support thier children. Peer support and learning from each other is also fundamental to the course. This course is offered in English and Urdu. Practitioner training is also available for people working with children on the autistic spectrum.