Hungerford Family Centre
Last updated: 01/10/2020
We are your specialist Family Centre
We will welcome you and your children with friendship, listen to and share your stories, developing your sense of belonging to our community.
We will build relationships with you and your children where partnership is valued and there is time for every individual.
We will value and nurture everyone in our safe, stimulating and inclusive environment.
We will provide support, energy and challenges so that each individual is empowered to fulfil their potential to learn in exciting, interesting and reflective ways.
We will ensure that everyone feels proud of their achievements.
Come along, meet someone new, acquire a new skill, share your parenting stories, find out useful information. Maybe receive help from our skilled workers, they will be able to signpost you to support with parenting, housing, benefits, learning or work.
Hungerford and Area Family Wellbeing Centre
Hungerford: The Croft. Hungerford. Berkshire. RG17 0HY
Lambourn: The Royal British Legion. Lambourn. Berkshire. RG17 8QD
Kintbury: The Jubilee Centre. Inkpen Road. Kintbury. Berkshire. RG17 9TU
We want to hear from you. Please get in touch via any of the forms above and let us know your views, is there a course you would like to get involved in or if you just need information or advice.
"Everyone Matters" "Be the best you can be"
Who to contact
- Contact Name
- Shelly Hambrecht
- Contact Position
- Centre Co-Ordinator
- Hungerford Family Centre
Where to go
- Hungerford Family Centre
Hungerford Nursery School, 22
- RG17 0HY
Time / Date Details
- Time of day
The Family centre provides services, activities, support and information for families who have children 0-19.
Provide experiences which take account of, and respond to, the child’s developmental needs and which allow each child to make progress related to his/her own abilities.
The Family centre is committed to the inclusion of all children and has regard for the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA).
Provision for children with special educational needs is a matter for everyone in the setting. The staff will work in order to enable each child to meet their full potential and endeavour to give each family the support they need.
- SEN Provision Type
- Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties, Medical, Specific Literacy Difficulties, Speech & Language Difficulties, Behavioural, Emotional & Social Difficulties, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Physical Disability, Hearing Impairment, Moderate Learning Difficulties, Severe Learning Difficulties, Visual Impairment
- Local Offer Age Bands
0 to 1
1 to 4
The centre is accessible to wheelchair users and to those who have mobility issues, and our outreach services are similarly accessible (please contact us about outreach). Please feel free to contact us in advance to discuss your / your child’s specific needs and we will do our best to work with you to resolve any access issues.
The centre’s services are open to all.
Many sessions are drop-ins and don’t need booking onto; parents, carers and other professionals may refer through Health Visitors and other professionals
Some special services including support from the centre’s family support workers are accessed by referrals from health professionals.
Many groups are free and any other charges are minimal – e.g. £1 for Stay, Play & Learn sessions.
The family centre is registered and inspected by Ofsted.
The centre will provide the best possible service for the children in their care and for parents/carers. We therefore will provide parents/carers with a means of making a complaint. Our complaints procedures will follow the West Berkshire Council protocol. Please contact the Centre on 01488682628
The centre recognises it has a duty to ensure arrangements are in place for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children . The centre ensures we practice safe recruitment in checking suitability of staff and volunteers to work with children including full DBS checks on all staff and volunteers. Health and Safety is a major priority and both buildings and equipment are regularly cleaned and maintained.
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