If you live in Broughton, Connah’s Quay, Holywell, Mold or anywhere else in the county of Flintshire, 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 Flintshire (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 Flintshire and want some information, we’ll point you in the right direction on this page.
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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)
Flintshire County Council (8:30am – 5:00pm: 01352 752 121) or (emergency only: 0845 373 3665)
Flintshire Family Information Service (01244 547017)
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.
Adult Education/ Employment / Health and Well-being / Money
Flintshire Communities First works to support communities creating positive change in their area. The main focus of Communities First is tackling poverty, inequalities and issues that lead to poverty.
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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