About Kalparrin

Kalparrin is a not-for-profit organisation run by Parents of Children with Special Needs Inc. and is available to support any family member or carer of a child with a disability or special need.

Service providers in the disability sector also use Kalparrin as a trusted information and research service.

We are located at Princess Margaret Hospital in Perth, Western Australia.

Our Purpose

To make a positive difference to the lives of families and carers of children with special needs through the provision of practical and emotional support.

Our Vision

Stronger families, supportive communities, celebrated achievements.

Our Guiding Principles

  1. Hope
  2. Respect
  3. Responsiveness
  4. Accountability
  5. Empowerment