Borders Additional Needs Group (BANG)


BANG (Borders Additional Needs Group) is an outreach service for parents, young carers and disabled children with rare, complex and additional needs.

Meetings and activities are for the whole family; children, parents, carers, siblings, and grandparents. A special need has an impact on the whole family and our support and information are available to everyone.

  • Monthly support meetings

  • Family activity days throughout the year (sensory cinema screenings 4 times a year)

  • Access to local and national resources

  • Distribution of Mission Christmas presents from Cash For Kids to ASN families

  • Works with partners and stakeholders to promote inclusion in sports youth

  • Annual events: silent inclusive disco, summer respite camp