If you live in Caerphilly, Blackwood, Bargoed, Risca, Ystrad Mynach or anywhere else in the county of Caerphilly, this is your page to find information for your family.
Here you will find everything from essential contacts to the latest news, the key local services for families in Caerphilly (Family Information Service, Communities First, Families First, Flying Start, and Supporting People) and, if you scroll right down, loads of links to local info and useful things such as money, health, housing, things to do and much more.
So if you’re a parent or carer or have responsibility for a child, live in Caerphilly and want some information, we’ll point you in the right direction on this page.
Please see links for call charges.
NHS Direct Wales (0845 46 47)
National Debtline (0808 808 4000)
Live Fear Free Helpline (0808 80 10 800)
Meic Cymru (0808 80 23456) (Text: 84001)
Caerphilly County Council (01443 815 588) or (01495 226 622)
Caerphilly Family Information Service (01443 863 232)
Childcare / Information / Money / Parenting / Things To Do
Caerphilly Family Information Service offers information and advice to parents, carers, grandparents, professionals and employers on a range of children’s activities and childcare services.
Adult education / Employment / Health and well-being / Money
Communities First Caerphilly works to support communities. Communities First teams work with local community groups and individuals, schools, businesses and anyone else who can help in any way to create positive change in their area.
Childcare / Education / Health
Flying Start is a Welsh Government funded programme and is available in targeted areas to support families to give 0-3 year-olds a Flying Start in life.
Employment / Disability / Early Years / Health / Education / Emotional & Mental Health
Families First is a programme set up to support families throughout the Caerphilly county with a range of difficulties and challenges.
If you need support, advice or guidance, the Families First projects can help you get through those difficult times.
Additional Needs / Disability / Health and Well-being / Homelessness / Housing
The Caerphilly County Borough Supporting People team can support you if you need to move home, need help to access other services, help with budgeting, accessing education or employment and advice around maintaining your physical and mental health.
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