About this service

Nurture Services provides a wide range of universal and specialist opportunities on site to promote family wellbeing, our staff are skilled at delivering services to children at different ages and stages.
Children and families are at the core of everything we do, we have the space to accommodate group work activities and individual packages of support.
We have developed specialist support in line with identified needs.
Thrive Your Time is a community respite model for children with additional support needs; Requests for assistance are based on recommendations of a social work led well-being assessment and are considered via The Resource Allocation Group (RAG). The allocated hours of support are delivered by Barnardo’s Thrive team and include access to a range of community activities, service based groups and a small sitter service.

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Short breaks for disabled children

Enabling the time off that family carers and children and young people with additional needs receive. These breaks come in different forms. Emphasis on building confidence and independence through inclusive play, play/holiday schemes and enabling social inclusion and skills.

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Young carers

Supporting children and young people who care for and look after family members affected by health issues, disability or substance misuse.

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Youth services

Supports individuals and groups, for example young people identifying as LGBTQ, in personal development and developing the skills to make positive life choices. 

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