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Newbury Family Counselling Service

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Newbury Family Counselling Service is a free, self-referred, professional counselling service for parents/carers who are struggling with emotional difficulties and/or the stress of parenting.

An Ofsted registered creche is available for parents using the service.

To find out more about the service and whether we may be able to help please see visit the website. 

 

Who to contact

Telephone
07717 591 550
E-mail
nfcs.manager@googlemail.com
Website
Newbury Counselling Service

Where to go

Address
Newbury Methodist Church Hall
Northbrook Street
Newbury
Postcode
RG14 1AN

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Open Mondays only 9.30-4.00
Time of day
Afternoon
Morning

Other Details

Availability

Age Ranges
18-25
26-49
50+
Referral required
Yes
Referral Details

Self referral from the parent/carer interested in the service. Just phone on a Monday or leave a message on our 24 hour answer phone giving your name and daytime telephone number (please say whether or not it is acceptable to leave a message if you are unavailable). One of our counsellors will return your call and have a short discussion with you to see if you would like your name to go forward for an initial assessment.

Other notes

The counselling rooms are on the first floor of the church hall. Please say if you would have difficulty using the stairs - arrangements can be made to use a ground floor room. There is no car parking available.

Local Offer

Description

Newbury Family Counselling Service (charity no: 1117783) is a free, self-referred, professional counselling service for parents/carers who are struggling with emotional difficulties and/or the stress of parenting.

An Ofsted registered creche is available for parents using the service.

To find out more about the service and whether we may be able to help please see our website www.newburycounselling.org

 

Contact Name
Manager
Contact Telephone
07717 591 550
Contact Email
nfcs.manager@googlemail.com
Local Offer Age Bands
0 to 1
1 to 4
5 to 7
7 to 11
12 to 14

General Provider

Is your service accessible? (consider in general terms how you make your service accessible, in addition to any specific premises issues)

The counselling rooms are on the first floor of the church hall. Please say if you would have difficulty using the stairs - arrangements can be made to use a ground floor room. Car parking available for disabled by special arrangement only.

What are the eligibility criteria for your service? (please include any age restrictions, types of need catered for etc)

Parents of children 0-14 years

How are referrals/applications made to your service? (include details of who can refer/apply and referral and application process)

Self referral from the parent/carer interested in the service. Just phone on a Monday or leave a message on our 24 hour answer phone giving your name and daytime telephone number (please say whether or not it is acceptable to leave a message if you are unavailable). One of our counsellors will return your call and have a short discussion with you to see if you would like your name to go forward for an initial assessment

What is your service standard for responding to referrals/accessing services? (include timescales for responding to referrals and accessing services)

Telephone calls received and answer phone accessed Mondays only. We aim to respond to calls on the the day received/accessed.

Who provides / funds your service?
NHS
Are children, young people, parents / carers charged for your service?
No
Inspection outcomes/quality awards

Ofsted registered creche (EY342979)

Feedback and complaints procedure

Yes

How will I know my child will be safe using this service?

Creche Ofsted registered. Parents receive counselling in adjoining room.

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