If you live in Baglan, Briton Ferry, Neath, Pontardawe, Port Talbot, or anywhere else in the county of Neath Port Talbot, 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 Neath Port Talbot (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 Neath Port Talbot 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)
24-hour Homelessness Emergency Number (01639 685219)
Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council (01639 686 868)
Neath Port Talbot Family Information Service (01639 873 018)
Childcare / Events/ Information / Money / Parenting / Things To Do
NPT Family Information Service is the first point of contact for information on local services for families and carers. You can find information in Neath Port Talbot on lots of different topics such as childcare, sport, play, health, education and much more.
Health / Employment / Training / Learning
Communities First works to help local individuals and families develop new skills, gain employment and improve their health. They provide support to individuals and families through programmes such as Springboard Skills, Techie Tasters, Job Club, Get Cooking, Money Matters, Bumps and Babes and Foodwise.
Childcare / Health and Well-being / Parenting Support / Speech, Language and Communication Support
Flying Start is a Early Years Government Funded Programme for families of children under 4—including free playgroup places for 2-3 year olds for 2½ hours, 5 days a week.
Employment / Disability / Early Years / Health / Education / Emotional & Mental Health
Neath Port Talbot 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.
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