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Family CentresFamily Centres provide a range of services including:
• practical advice and support for parents;
• groups to support parents and promote parenting skills;
• support groups for children
• individual sessions with children and with parents.
Access and Availability :
Family Centres are available in only a few parts of Wiltshire. Most have some services that are open access but others services can be accessed only by those referred with high levels of need.
Specific Issue :
Ref F3: Young people with emotional and behavioural problems
How Family Centres can help with this issue:
The services provided by family centres can contribute to meeting the needs of children under stress through: Support groups for parents; Groups and play sessions for children suffering consequent emotional & behavioural problems; Counselling for children, parents and families; Fathers groups; Drop-in services to help families build social networks in the community.
Family Centres Access Points :
Wessex Family Centre (Action for Children),
Wiltshire Family Support - Ashdown Family Centre,
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