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Family Support Service help

What can the Family Support Service help with?

Family Support Service help

The Family Support Service offers a number of opportunities to access help within groups for:

  • Parenting support
  • Early years developmental issues
  • Youth work programmes
  • Support for those affected by domestic abuse
  • Family learning

The Family Support Service can work with families, children, or young people who need help because they are:

  • Excluded from school or having difficulties engaging with education
  • Currently or at risk of becoming NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training)
  • Affected by domestic abuse or parental conflict
  • Demonstrating risk-taking behaviour
  • Impacted by the consequences of substance misuse
  • Affected by poor mental health
  • Impacted by poor attachments or relationships within the family
  • Having difficulty parenting in a consistent way
  • Impacted by financial problems and debt
  • Having difficulty maintaining boundaries and expectations within the home
  • Involved with the criminal justice system
  • Young carers
  • Vulnerable to exploitation
  • In a home environment impacting on the health and well-being of a child

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