Beaches are perfect for family days out, and here in Carmarthenshire we have some of the most glorious sandy beaches in Europe. We also have the National Botanic Garden of Wales, where the dome is home to an exotic array of plants from around the world, and surrounded by lakes, cascades and woodlands. But what services are available to your family across the county, and how can you find out about them? If you’re in Carmarthenshire and you need family info, we’ll point you in the right direction on these pages.

Essential Contacts

101 – non emergency services

NHS 111

National Debtline

Women’s Aid

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Local key services

Carmarthenshire Family Information Service

For help with:

Childcare / Information / Money / Parenting / Things To Do

We provide free, bilingual and impartial advice and guidance in Carmarthenshire on a wide range of childcare options, activities for children and family related issues.

Carmarthenshire Flying Start

For help with:

Childcare / Education / Health

Flying Start service is a Welsh Government funded programme, which provides intensive support services to 0-3 year old children and their families who live in certain areas within Carmarthenshire.

Carmarthenshire Families First

For help with:

Employment / Disability / Early Years / Health / Education / Emotional & Mental Health

Families First helps support families, children and young people up to 25 years living in Carmarthenshire with employment, health and well-being.

Carmarthenshire Supporting People Programme

For help with:

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

Supporting People brings together a range of services to help you maintain your independence and also provides housing support in your home.

Local area

Local Information & useful links


Health & Well-being

Parenting & Family Advice


Education & Schools


Additional Needs & Disability

Local Activities & Events

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