What is an Outreach Worker?

- They have experience of working with families and young children through a variety of backgrounds and training.

- They have up to date information about the range of family support services and activities in the area.

- They organise and run the weekly Play & Learn sessions as well as parenting programmes and all sessions at the centre and outside venues


What support can an Outreach Worker offer?

Support and advice on;

                    - Parenting issues

                    - Child Development, Education & Play

                    - Diet, Nutrition & General Wellbeing

                    - Ideas on fun activities for parents and their children to do together.

                    - Support and advice on diet and nutrition

This can be at your home, the Children’s Centre or at a place that suits you.

                   

                   


How do I arrange to meet with an Outreach Worker?

There are 2 ways that parents/carers can meet with an Outreach Worker.

                    - By self-referrals or

                    - Referrals through other professionals such as Health Visitors, Midwives, and Social workers.

You can obtain a copy of the referral form by clicking on the blue button above right or by contacting the Children’s Centre.


What happens after a referral form has been sent in?

Once an Outreach Worker has been allocated they will contact you and arrange a first meeting.  At this meeting you will have the opportunity to discuss your concerns further. We will then work together to identify the best support for you and your family.

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