Vale of Glamorgan Flying Start

Last updated: July 21, 2017

About Vale of Glamorgan Flying Start

Flying Start is the targeted Early Years programme for families with children under 4 years of age in certain parts of Wales.

Flying Start is supports families to give children a better start in life, aiming to improve a child’s development, health and well being in preparation for school.

Support  includes:

– Free quality, part-time childcare for 2-3 year olds
– An enhanced Health Visiting service
– Access to Parenting Programmes
– Early Language Development

You can find out more about what Flying Start can do for you here.

Who is this for?

Flying Start is only available to parents living in certain postcode areas.

Find out if you live in a Flying Start postcode in the Vale of Glamorgan.

If you’re not eligible for Flying Start, there may be other services available to you.  Please contact Vale of Glamorgan FIS to find out more.

Works with

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

Vale of Glamorgan Flying Start

01446 732180

flyingstart@valeofglamorgan.gov.uk

The Flying Start Building
Skomer Road
Barry
CF62 9DA

 

The Flying Start Family Centre (which has childcare and groups for parents):
Gladstone Road
Barry
CF63 1NH

Office Hours

Monday:
9:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday:
9:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday:
9:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday:
9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday:
9:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed

Other Vale of Glamorgan Services


Vale of Glamorgan Family Information Service

Childcare / Parenting / Things To Do / Additional Needs / Information

The Vale Family Information Service is your first point of contact for advice and information on childcare, activities and services for children and families, and family support services in the Vale of Glamorgan.

Vale of Glamorgan Families First

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

To help you and your child(ren) overcome difficulties and achieve agreed goals through the help of support agencies.

Vale of Glamorgan Flying Start

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

Flying Start is a Welsh Government programme supporting families to give children a better start in life.

Vale of Glamorgan Supporting People Programme

Homelessness/ Housing Support / Family Support / Health and Well-being / Mental Health /Domestic Abuse

The Supporting People Programme provides housing related support to help people maintain their tenancy and live independently.  They aim to prevent people from becoming homeless by giving housing related support to those who are at risk of becoming homeless or who have previously been homeless.

The Supporting People Programme works with other services that offer care, support, mediation and advice to help you get the support you need.