Raising a family is the most important job anyone can do. It has amazing rewards but it can also be very challenging. At some point you may need some extra help.
Your local Multi Agency Support Teams (MASTs) are here to help you and your family. Every year, MASTs support 1000s of families by delivering around 60 parenting programmes, whole family support and in our 16 Children's Centres.
Below are just some of the things we can help you with.
Your local Children’s Centre can help with:
We can give you support during difficult times such as separating from your partner or a family stresses by:
We can work with your family when there are difficulties in managing your child's behaviour and to help build closer relationships. You can learn new skills to help you:
We can help improve your child’s attendance and performance at school by:
We can help with school attendance.
MAST can support you by helping find out what services are available. We can:
We can help you consider your options around employment, education and training, understanding your benefits and exploring childcare options.
View some case studies of families we have supported.
Contact us at your local MAST to find out how we can help your family.
How MAST can help families