Nicknamed ‘the gateway to Wales’ because of its unique location, Flintshire is home to dozens of family attractions including the ancient woodland at Wepre Park, and the golden sand dunes of the award-winning Talacre Beach. There is also Greenacres Animal Park and a great range of leisure centres. But what services are available to your family across the county, and how can you find out about them? If you’re in Flintshire and you need family info, we’ll point you in the right direction on these pages.
Childcare / Information / Money / Parenting / Things To Do
Family Information Service Flintshire provide free and impartial information, advice and guidance to families (and those working with families) on a range of topics and in various formats. Topics they can help with include health, education, leisure, finance and registered childcare.
Childcare / Health and Well-being / Parenting Support / Speech, Language and Communication Support
Flying Start offers eligible parents free quality childcare for two to three year-olds, parenting support, an enhanced health visitor service and help for early language development.
Employment / Disability / Early Years / Health / Education / Emotional & Mental Health
Better health and wellbeing, education and employment for low-income families living in Flintshire.
Additional Needs / Disability / Health and Well-being / Homelessness / Housing / Substance Misuse / Ex-offenders
Supporting People is a Welsh Government programme that provides housing related support to anyone over the age of 16 who may be at risk of becoming homeless.
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