Family Spirit

Family Spirit provide a range of support to families of children and young people with SEND, including:

  • Talking Therapies
  • Holistic Counselling for Family Carers
  • Family Group Support
  • Direct work with siblings of children with disabilities.
  • Support at meetings with Professionals
  • Advice on Working with Professionals
  • Crisis management around placement breakdowns.
  • Considering housing /care options


Hours of operation

Monday to Thursday, 9am to 4.30pm

Appointments can be made outside these times, including Fridays, evenings and weekends.

How the service is accessed

Please contact Family Spirit to find out more on fees.

Online and telephone support is available throughout Essex. Visits to all areas of Essex can be considered.

Phone number

07542 914879

Operational locations

  • Colchester
  • Essex
  • Tendring