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We provide a variety of services to support parents to enable every child to have a flying start in life. This includes: - Funded childcare in a choice of settings for children from the term after their second birthday to the term after their third birthday 2.5 hours per day 39 weeks per year. - Intensive health visiting and midwifery support - Parent support services: advice, guidance, signposting and/or direct support on parenting and issues that impact on parenting (parenting confidently, managing finances, housing, ill health, basic skills) provided in groups or one-to-one in the family home- Activities in the community, small groups and/or one-to-one in the home to encourage a child's development . These include Let's Play, Let's Talk, Baby Massage, Pop-in-and-Play and much more We also oversee the roll out of the 2 year old childcare offer. This is a phased approach to offer funded childcare to families - 12.5 hours per week, term time only.
Age Specific 0 - 4 years living in Flying Start areaWe offer outreach support for families living outside of the geographical areas of Flying Start. Please contact the Families First Advice Line for more information
Some activities are open access to children 0-4 and their families living within the catchment area, others require a referral from Health Visitor, other Professional or self referral
English with use of bilingual elements
Flying StartThe Flying Start BuildingSkomer RoadBarryCF62 9DA
Flying StartThe Flying Start BuildingSkomer RoadBarryVale Of GlamorganCF62 9DA
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