Family Information in Blaenau Gwent

Welcome to the FamilyPoint Blaenau Gwent – your complete guide to family information in Blaenau Gwent.

Did you know that a new race track is proposed to be built here in Blaenau Gwent? The Circuit of Wales promises to be home to an international motorsport circuit, technology park and training facility. In the meantime, families can enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Park Bryn Bach in Tredegar, of head to one of the family fun days at Ebbw Vale Institute. But what services are available for you, and how can you find out about them?

If you need family information in Blaenau Gwent, we’ll point you in the right direction on these pages.

Communities First Blaenau Gwent – Ebbw Fawr Cluster

Adult Education/ Employment / Health and Well-being / Money

The Ebbw Fawr Communities First team sees progression into a job by developing skills, increasing knowledge, and confidence as really important ways of helping local people to reach their potential and improve their circumstances.

Family Information Service Blaenau Gwent

Blaenau Gwent Family Information Service

Childcare / Information / Money / Parenting / Things to Do

Blaenau Gwent Family Information Service (FIS) is a free, confidential and impartial service offering information, advice and guidance on different services relating to children, young people and their families.

Flying Start Blaenau Gwent

Blaenau Gwent Flying Start

Childcare / Health and well-being / Parenting Support / Speech, Language and Communication Support


Flying Start is the Welsh Government funded programme, which provides intensive support services to families with children aged between 0-3, who lives in disadvantaged areas across Wales.


Families First Blaenau Gwent

Blaenau Gwent Families First

Employment / Education / Health and Well-being / Money / Parenting

Blaenau Gwent Families First programme is available to all families living within Blaenau Gwent who may be facing difficulties.

There are two ‘Community Hub’ teams based in Blaina and Ebbw Vale and we offer different types of support depending on your family’s needs.

Supporting People Blaenau Gwent

Blaenau Gwent Supporting People Programme

Additional Needs / Disability / Health and Well-being / Homelessness / Housing

The Blaenau Gwent Supporting People Service offers support to anyone aged over 16 years old who is struggling to keep their home, at risk of losing their job, needs to move or needs help managing their finances.