Support for Parents

Family Lives (was Parentline Plus) for information and support on issues facing parents. Family Lives has a free confidential helpline available seven days a week, 24 hours a day and they also offer group workshops for parents and carers addressing a wide range of issues.
Website: http://familylives.org.uk

Gloucestershire Young Carers
http://www.glosyoungcarers.org.uk

We offer a range of services to support our young carers and their family members. We believe support begins with the young carer and encompasses the whole family.
Please contact us on 01452 733060 for more information.

Staff and I are always happy to help and are available on the playground each morning and each afternoon. We can also book appointments if a longer conversation is needed. Staff are also available for any support that parents may request covering issues like organisation or behaviour at home.

Most of all, we would urge you to speak to us if you are in any doubt about anything. There may however be times when you need specific help and the following links may be useful;

Glosfamilies directory
http://www.glosfamiliesdirectory.org.uk/kb5/gloucs/glosfamilies/home.page

Families Information Service (FIS) for help in finding childcare, out of school clubs, childminders, holiday clubs and activities and information on tax credits and benefits, parenting and family support.

Tel: 0800 542 02 02/ 01452 427362
Email: familyinfo@gloucestershire.gov.uk