Yvonne Newbold is a writer, speaker, workshop facilitator and consultant in issues relating to disability who has written a book named The Special Parent’s Handbook based on her experiences of bringing up her own disabled children.

If you would like to contact Yvonne, please e-mail her at yvonne@yvonnenewbold.com

To buy your copy of “The Special Parent’s Handbook” please click on the link to the Amazon page below

 

Yvonne Newbold
Author of The Special Parent’s Handbook

HSJ Top 50 Inspirational Women 2014

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  • September 19, 2014 at 5:27 pm
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    Yvonne just had time to sit down and really go through the ‘new style’ website. Great front page and love the pics. You know just how to reach Special Parents. We need information just like ‘it says on the tin’ to borrow a catch phrase. I would urge everyone to read what you have to give but more importantly perhaps share with family members and those who find it difficult to know how to help us. Thank you to a very Special Lady.

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    • September 26, 2014 at 11:22 pm
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      Hi Grainne, it’s lovely of you to look through the website and leave such positive and helpful feedback. I really trust your judgement, so your comments mean the world to me. I’m trying to build up these pages to be a comprehensive disability resource for parents and professionals, and from what you’re saying, the foundations might be already in place. Thank you x

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  • September 21, 2014 at 4:39 am
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    You nailed it, Yvonne!

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    • September 26, 2014 at 11:14 pm
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      Thank you Sharon, that’s lovely of you to say so x

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  • January 16, 2015 at 12:55 pm
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    This is very powerful information for parent

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    • January 17, 2015 at 1:16 am
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      Thank you Tina, that’s a really kind of you to say so. Yvonne x

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  • December 30, 2015 at 11:00 am
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    Hi,
    I have an order on Amazon for your book but it is unavailable at the moment. Is there anywhere else I could order it from?
    thanks

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  • April 20, 2016 at 6:50 pm
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    Hi yvonne, I hope you are well? My name is Heather Jarvis and I am a learning disability liaison nurse for Newcastle upon Tyne hospitals. I had the pleasure of hearing you speak at a recent conference In Newcastle which only echoed what I hear almost daily from other parents of children with learning disability.
    My collegue and I are hoping to raise awareness of our liaison service within children’s services in Newcastle hospitals during learning disability awareness week in June. We were wondering/hoping you would allow us to use/share your inspirational utube videos of your speech in our training/ awareness sessions? We feel it would be a powerful tool to help staff understand what is like to be a parent to a child with learning disability!
    We would really apprieciate your thoughts.

    Kind regards
    Heather

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    • April 25, 2016 at 1:15 am
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      Thank you for your very kind words, Heather. I’ve replied by email

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