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Helping your family to thrive


Fegans (part of Spurgeons) is a charity which works with families holistically, providing; counselling for children, parent support, intervention and training.  Their website is full of fantastic resources to support family life, and can be found here

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Standing for Parents Against Phone Addiction in Young Adolescents,  PAPAYA’s vision is to empower families to get the right balance with technology, and in turn, promote wellness and improved mental health in adolescents.  Find out more here

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Care for the Family have a number of fantastic support services for families, which are detailed below.

Single Parent Families and Stepfamilies

Visit the Care for the Family website to find lots of encouraging articles, stories and tips for single parent and step families, as well as links to other organisations and groups.  Find out more here

Additional Needs Support
Care for the Family have articles on their website to encourage and support parents of children with additional needs.  Alongside this, they also run a befriending service, offering support and understanding to parents.  Find out more here


Care for the Family have produced many resources to support those who have been bereaved – whether the loss has been a sibling, partner or child.  They run a number of weekends throughout the year, as well as a telephone befriending service. Find out more here


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Great website for families involved in sports, with the vision being to enable coaches and parents to work together to produce winning character on and off the sports field.  Visit the blog here

Kayte Potter, 28/05/2020