About Rainbow Resource

Rainbow Resource is the place to find information about local services, activities and support for families with a child or young person with additional needs, a special educational need or disability.

Rainbow Resource is regularly updated and amended and is maintained by the People & Communities Communications Team.

Community groups, clubs and services register and provide information about their organisation via this web site free of charge.

Information held on the Rainbow Resource includes national and local organisations which offer information, advice and support for children and young people, parents, carers and professionals on a wide range of issues.

Rainbow Resource is publicised through the Bath & North East Somerset council website, information leaflets, newsletters and community events.

You can feed back to us directly by completing the online form or contacting us by email. Tell us how useful the site was, what was good and more importantly what didn’t work so well.


On this website you can find information about:

•Support for families with young children.

•Schools, colleges, universities, apprenticeships and other training opportunities

•Health and medical services.

•Social care services.

•Specific information about organisations and services that support young people to live independently, including:

- employment, careers and training

- managing money

- housing

- healthy lifestyles

- friendships

- relationships

- getting involved in the local community


Get Listed

If you provide services and activities that support families with children and young people with additional needs, special educational needs and disabilities, please register your organisation on Rainbow Resource.

You will be able to see your organisation listed and promote your events on the ‘What’s On’ calendar. Simply fill in the registration form by clicking here and we will send you your login details.

If you need any further information please email us and we will be happy to help.


Get involved

Rainbow Resource will always be developing and being updated and your feedback will help us.

Please tell us:

•if the site is easy to use, or not?

•did you find what you are looking for?

•what have we missed?

•have you used an organisation that other families should know about?

•is the information on the site correct?


Please contact us about anything on the Rainbow Resource by completing the online form here or contacting us by email at P_C_Comms@bathnes.gov.uk.  Any comments or issues raised by you will be responded to by email within 2 working days. 

We make sure we keep information on Rainbow Resource as up to date as we can.  If you think this page is out of date or inaccurate please contact us on P_C_Comms@bathnes.gov.uk.  Rainbow Resource is not responsible for the content of external websites.

Your feedback is important to us – thank you

This page was last updated on Monday, 15 May 2017 3:18 PM - if you think this information is out of date or inaccurate then please let us know