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Service Access Point :

Wiltshire Family Support - Ashdown Family Centre


General Description : Family 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

Ashdown Family Centre provides services for disabled children and their families and is a venue for the provision of therapeutic and other services and support for parents.
Who can use the service : Families, parents and carers with children under the age of 11 years.
 Contact Details :
Kevin Rogers/Sharon Skelly

Email: wiltshirefamilysupport@nspcc.org.uk
Address : NSPCC, Ashdown Family Centre, Drummer Lane, behind Station Road, TIDWORTH, Wiltshire, SP9 7NR
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Tel : 01980 846164
Fax : 01980 840219
Visit their website at : www.nspcc.org.uk


Opening Hours : Monday to Friday; 9:00am - 5:00pm
Can you call in? Yes.
Other Services : Counselling, Individual work, Crisis Support, Sleep Advice – please contact the centre for details.
Help Available : 10a Support for early attachment
13a Help with child development - sleeping
14a Parenting advice & support (groups)
15a Parenting advice & support (one-to-one)
16a Help with children’s behaviour (groups)
17a Help with children’s behaviour (individual)
21a Befriending/emotional support for parents
25c Social skills development
28c Bereavement support
29c Personal counselling
36c Alcohol & drugs support for young people
37a Domestic abuse support
38c Bullying support
39c Racial abuse support
43c Organised groups for children

Issues Responded to : Ref B1: Children whose mothers suffer post-natal depression
Ref B2a: Children & young people where there are health or disability problems within the family
Ref B2b: Children & young people where there are drug or alcohol misuse problems within the family
Ref B3: Children & young people from families under stress - because of low income and unemployment
Ref B4: Children & young people from families under stress - because of relationship problems (between parents or parent/child)
Ref B5: Children & young people who are exposed to domestic violence
Ref B6a: Children & young people who experience family breakdown, separation or divorce (incl change of home base and carer)
Ref B6b: Children & young people who experience a family bereavement
Ref B7: Children who have not experienced attachment to a main carer
Ref B8: Children & young people who are not able to live at home
Ref B9: Children & young people who are at risk of running away
Ref C1: Children & young people who receive poor physical care
Ref C2: Children & young people who do not receive stimulation, support and encouragement from their family environment, including children whose parents have poor literacy skills
Ref C3: Children & young people who are exposed to emotional stress – through rejection, inconsistent parenting, unrealistic expectations
Ref C4: Children & young people who do not receive appropriate parental guidance or control
Ref D4: Children & young people with special educational needs
Ref E1: Children & young people who are bullied
Ref E2: Children & young people who suffer racial abuse
Ref E3: Children & young people who are victims of crime
Ref F1: Preschool children with emotional and behavioural problems
Ref F2: Children (5 - 13) with emotional and behavioural problems
Ref F3: Young people with emotional and behavioural problems
Ref F4: Preschool children who have suffered abuse
Ref F5: Children and young people who have suffered abuse
Ref F6: Children & young people who are suicidal
Ref G1: Preschool children who have disabilities or complex health needs
Ref G2: Children (5 - 13) who have disabilities or complex health needs
Ref G3: Young people who have disabilities or complex health needs
Ref G5: Children & young people with communication difficulties
Ref K1: Children whose birth weight is low
Ref K3: Children & young people who are obese, have a poor diet or lack exercise
Ref K4: Children & young people who smoke or are exposed to second-hand smoke
Ref L2b: Teenagers who are parents

Geographical Areas Covered by this Access Point :
Amesbury
Bradford on Avon
Calne
Chippenham
Corsham
Devizes
Downton
Malmesbury
Marlborough
Melksham
Mere & Tisbury
Pewsey
Salisbury
Tidworth
Trowbridge
Warminster
Westbury
Wilton
Wootton Bassett


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