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Help us stay Covid safe at your local family centre

Wearing a face mask is not required, but you are welcome to wear them. Take appropriate precautions if you experience covid symptoms. We regularly clean our centres and sanitise equipment to keep visitors and staff safe.

COVID-19: family centre update

Family centre update 26 February 2022

The Family Support Service will continue to follow government guidance.

From 26 February 2022 Covid restrictions are being relaxed following the latest Government guidance. Wearing face masks and taking lateral flow tests before attending a session is voluntary but we encourage families to take precautions before attending the centres. We regularly clean our centres and sanitise equipment to keep visitors and staff safe.

Take a look at the family centre timetables to find out what’s on including:

  • play and explore sessions
  • youth drop-ins
  • family learning groups
  • health clinics

Visit one of our family centre open days to discover the programmes and services on offer and have fun.

If you don’t currently have a Family Worker and need help or advice, contact the Family Information Service on 01296 383 293.

Or request support online.

If you are concerned about the welfare of a child, you should contact First Response on 01296 383 962. Out of hours call 0800 999 7677 out of hours.

Appointments

Appointments can be arranged by emailing the family centre plus site or by calling the BFIS duty team.

To book an appointment please email your local Family Centre Plus site or call the BFIS on 01296 383 293

Health clinics continue to operate on an appointment-only basis.