We provide advice and guidance to mums, dads and carers of children and young people from pregnancy until their child’s 20th birthday. We also advise professionals working with families.

Advice for parents, carers and professionals

You can ask us about topics including:

  • Childcare and childcare costs
  • Childcare Offer for Wales
  • Activities and events after school and in the holidays
  • Sources of support for families
  • Parenting support
  • Debt and benefits
  • Child development, behaviour, sleep 
  • Education
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Relationship support
  • Services for disabled children and children with additional needs

Support for parents

We can also offer support to help:

  • parents access the services they may need
  • improve parents’ confidence
  • parents of disabled children and children with specific needs to access services

Through the Disability Respite and Childcare Panel, we support families with children with disabilities or additional needs to:

  • enhance the wellbeing and resilience of the family
  • allow parents to work

Through the panel we also support families where the parent has a disability or additional need; to access childcare and enhance the wellbeing / resilience of the family.

Contact WFIS

Email: fis@wrexham.gov.uk
Tel: 01978 292094