JIGSAW Thornbury

Supporting families who have children with any additional needs or disabilities.  We make everyone feel that they fit in, no matter what.



Joining in Gaining Support Awareness and Wellbeing

JIGSAW Thornbury was founded in March 2013. We support families who have children who are 0-25 years and have any additional needs or disability. This can be anything from learning needs such as dyslexia to complex disabilities or medical problems. Many children who come have no diagnosis.​  Our staff and volunteers are passionate about supporting families to help them get the support they need.


SEN-sory lending library and café

Our SEN-sory lending library and café has around 300 specialist items for families to borrow. We have Special Educational Needs (SEN) equipment and resources, developmental toys & sensory items. We even have toys for siblings to borrow. We are always looking to expand our library and welcome donations or recommendations from families.

our drop in support group

Our weekly support group gives parents the opportunity to drop in and share their concerns in a safe and understanding environment.  The session provides a fun and relaxed play environment for the children and their families to attend.  We have items from the Lending Library available and volunteers on hand to play with the children.  This gives parents and carers the chance to chat and give and receive the support they need.


Our Upcoming Events & Activities

Jun 07

Summer Ball

June 7 @ 7:00 pm - June 8 @ 12:00 am
Jun 07

Summer Ball

June 7 @ 7:00 pm - June 8 @ 12:00 am
Join us

Become a member

To access any of our resources or attend our regular or one off events you must be a member of JIGSAW Thornbury.  It is free to join.  All you need to do is fill out a membership form and we will issue you with a membership number and card.  You will need to input this number when booking events through the website.



Our Latest News 

Keep up to date with the latest news from JIGSAW Thornbury

We are recruiting

Job Advert - Inclusion Support Coordinator JIGSAW Thornbury are delighted to announce that we have been granted a years’ funding by Quartet Community Fund to set up a new project aimed at reaching parents, with additional needs children, who are isolated within the...

read more

The Queens’ Award

Thank you to all the volunteers & members of team JIGSAW! We wouldn't have received this without your hard work & commitment....& a bit of fun along the way! X

read more

Get In Touch

Telephone: 01454 416381

Emergency contact for Holiday activities only: 07598 153728

Office hours are : 9.30am-2.30pm Mon-Fri.

Get social with us

Connect with us on Facebook

Connect with us and follow us on Twitter

Follow us on Instagram