Children’s support – Family Action

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Family Action transforms lives by providing practical, emotional and financial support to those who experience poverty, disadvantage and social isolation. They strengthen families and communities, build skills and resilience and improve the life chances of children and adults.

What to expect

Family Action has five preschool provisions (for children aged 2 -4 years) across Peterborough in Hampton, Cardea, Paston, Dogsthorpe and Welland. You can read about these sites, the staff, activities and learning opportunities provided, and fees on the Peterborough Pre-Schools – Family Action webpage. For more information on the schools, please email [email protected]

Family Action operates the HAF Scheme (Holiday Activities and Food) in Welland during Easter, Summer and Christmas holidays, for children aged 5-12 years who are in receipt of benefits-related free school meals. For more information, please contact [email protected].

Volunteer opportunities are available.


More information

Family Action also provide a range of other services including food aid, see this page for more details.

There are also a variety of volunteering opportunities.

HAF is free for children in receipt of free school meals.

Preschools have a cost – find details of fees on Peterborough Pre-Schools – Family Action.

How to contact

Where to go

Woodfield Park Community Centre. Normanton Road
Peterborough PE1 4XE

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