Parents/Carers – If you are the Parent or Carer of a young person with Special Needs, and you are thinking about them joining Scouting, please do the following:
Please be patient as we need to take our time to process the application to ensure the needs of your young person are met and the correct support is put in place before they join.
Leaders/Helpers – If you are approached by a parent or carer of a young person with Special Needs and you require help & guidance on how to proceed with the application, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will explain our “Recommended Joining Procedure” to you. Please also use this email contact to raise any Special Needs issues with the team at any time.
Download a copy of the Surrey Scouts’ Support Handbook for Leaders here.
Jan Richardson (Assistant County Commissioner for Special Needs).