Family Support Service

Our Services

Family Support Service

Our Family Link Team provides centre based and outreach support to local families through a range of services and activities.

Our aim is to work in partnership with parents, being flexible to their needs, promote the wellbeing of each family as a whole.

Services we offer are;

  • Early intervention support for local families
  • Outreach work/supporting families in their home
  • Parenting skills programmes
  • Confidence building/self esteem workshops
  • Employability skills courses
  • Supporting BME groups

Parents/carers can refer into our service at anytime. The information will be confidential; we will arrange support at the earliest convenience to all parties involved.

Sensory Stars

A pre-school drop in group to support children’s learning using sensory activities. This supports children to develop their coordination , speech and Language, sensory awareness and social skills. This runs once per week for 1 hour term time

A small charge for this service is required.

Parent and Toddlers

A pre-school play group for children and adults to attend. This group supports children’s learning through play. This runs once per week for 1.5 hours term time

A small charge is made for this group.

ICT Course

A computer course for adults. This enables adults to learn new skills and work towards a recognised qualification in ICT. This group runs once per week for 1.5 hours .There are free crèche facilities available if required.

Booking:  Essential
Cost:   A small charge for this service is required.

First Steps To English

This group supports adults who have English as a second language. The group runs once per week for 2 hours term time. There are free crèche facilities available if required.

Booking: Essential.
Cost: This is free to attend

Thrift Shop

Every Monday 12.00pm – 1.00pm. This service provides clothing and household goods at 10p an item.  Open to people living in the local area. It runs on a weekly basis for  during term time.

Entry: Free

Breakfast Café

Mondays and Thursdays 9.15am-10.15am. Breakfasts are available to local families at a low cost. It’s a great place for parents to meet up and socialise.