ASN groups and activities

ASN Parent Forums

Dates for ASN Parent Forums are sent out directly from schools and also posted on Twitter @AngusASN

Virtual parent sensory training

Watch our training videos on our YouTube channel.

Sunshine Groups

Peer support groups for Parents/Carers of children and young people with ASN. Four groups meet fortnightly using Microsoft Teams on Wednesday mornings:

  • Forfar and Kirriemuir
  • Arbroath
  • Carnoustie and Monifieth
  • Montrose and Brechin

For more information contact Amanda Scott. Email or call 0777 400 8454

Little Rays

A fun session with music and stories for children with additional support needs delivered by a multi-agency team.

Each group runs once each week for around an hour on Wednesday afternoons from 1.30 to 2.30pm using Microsoft Teams.       

For more information email Amanda Scott or call 0777 400 8454.

Angus Armed Forces Families Support Group on Facebook

An online support group for armed forces families with children at an Angus educational setting.

Families share updates, relevant information and guidance.

This is a private Facebook group. Search Facebook for Angus Armed Forces Families Support Group and request to join.

The group is run by the Angus service family liaison team and supported by Naval Families Federation, Aggies and Naval Service Family and the people support team for Arbroath.

Angus Carers Groups

See latest newsletter for advice and support on Adult and Young Carers Activities and Groups.

Dundee and Angus ADHD Support Group

Youth Group meets on Tuesday night at Arbroath

Autism friendly rugby

Free weekly session for children aged Primary 1 to 7. Provided by Strathmore Rugby Club Community Trust.

Forfar: Fridays 5pm to 6pm and Sundays 4pm to 5pm

Brechin: Sundays 1.15pm to 2.15pm

For more information, visit Strathmore Rugby Club Community Trust's Facebook page or email

English for speakers of other Languages (ESOL)

Beginner and intermediate online classes for adults. Free qualifications.