Swansea Family Information Service

Last updated: August 11, 2017

About Swansea Family Information Service

Swansea Family Information Service (FIS) provides free, impartial information, advice and guidance on a wide range of childcare, children’s, family support and family related topics. This includes information on:

  • Registered Childcare Providers
    • Childminders
    • Day Nurseries
    • Wrap Around Care
    • Playgroups
    • Breakfast & After School Clubs
    • Holiday Schemes
  • Parent & Toddler Groups
  • Play
  • Local family activities – Things to do
  • Working in childcare and workforce development.
  • Grants and funding opportunities, and much more…

As well as helping you directly, we can also signpost you to local, regional and national agencies and organisations.

You can search for childcare and family support information by searching the online directory.

Who is this for?

We can provide information to parents and carers, employers, professionals, organisations, those currently running a childcare business or hoping to set one up, students and/or people considering childcare as a career option.

Works with

Information / Childcare / Early Years / Things To Do / Play, Sport and other recreational facilities / Financial information / Parenting / Workforce Development

Swansea Family Information Service

01792 517222

fis@swansea.gov.uk

Family Information Service
3rd Floor Alexandra House
1 Alexandra Road
Swansea
SA1 5LD

Office Hours

Monday:
8:30am to 5:00pm
Tuesday:
8:30am to 5:00pm
Wednesday:
8:30am to 5:00pm
Thursday:
8:30am to 5:00pm
Friday:
8:30am to 4:30pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed

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Swansea Family Information Service

Information / Childcare / Early Years / Things To Do / Play, Sport and other recreational facilities / Financial information / Parenting / Workforce Development

Swansea Family Information Service (FIS) provides free, impartial information, advice and guidance on a wide range of childcare, children’s, family support and family related topics.

Swansea Flying Start

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

Flying Start is the Welsh Government’s flagship Early Years Programme for families with children who are under 4 years of age.

Swansea Families First

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

Swansea Families First supports families, particularly those on low incomes, with a clear emphasis on prevention and early intervention. Many agencies work together to help the whole family.

Swansea Supporting People Programme

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

The Supporting People Programme can provide housing related support if for whatever reason you are at risk of becoming homeless. It can provide skills and support to help you live independently.