If you live in Wrexham, Gwersyllt, Rhosllannerchrugog, Ruabon, or anywhere else in the county of Wrexham 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 Wrexham (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 Wrexham 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)
Wrexham County Borough Council (01978 292000)
Wrexham Family Information Service (01978 292094)
Childcare / Information / Money / Parenting / Things To Do
Wrexham Family Information Service provides free information, support and guidance on all aspects of childcare, children and young people’s services.
Adult Education / Employment / Health / Wellbeing / Money
Communities First works with residents, community organisations and local businesses to help tackle the effects of poverty. We focus on skills, better job prospects and improving health.
Childcare / Health and Well-being / Parenting Support / Speech, Language and Communication Support / Portage
Flying Start is the Welsh Government targeted Early Years programme for families with children under 4 years of age in certain areas of Wales.
Employment / Disability / Early Years / Health / Education / Emotional & Mental Health
Families First in Wrexham 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.
Housing related support / Disability / Health and Well-being / Homelessness / Domestic Abuse / Offending / Substance misuse /Alcohol misuse / Mental health / Other groups as above
Supporting People commissions housing related support services to help those who need extra support to live independently and avoid the risk of becoming homeless.
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