Building the foundations of our families futures.

Mission Statement 

Building Blocks Family Centre provides a dedicated family service in the Neath Port Talbot area, including family support, childcare, youth provision and training. 

We aim:

  • To improve the quality of life of all children and families living in poverty or at a disadvantage in Neath Port Talbot. 
  • To enable residents of Neath Port Talbot to access employment, volunteering and training by providing childcare. 
  • To provide a quality service that reflects identified needs of children, young people and families living in Neath Port Talbot.
  • To promote and provide opportunities for families to improve their health and wellbeing. 

Between 2013 - 2016 we have supported:

  • 11854 Community members accessing to the centre for social or outreach support
  • 30 disabled children accessing one to one support
  • 581 parents who up skilled to improve their caring skills for their children e.g. parenting 
  • 822 families accessing advice and information to help improve their quality of life 
  • 355 parents accessing training and workshops to improve their quality of life
  • 230 children accessing free childcare sessions in order for parents to access employment, training or volunteering opportunities
  • 23348 childcare sessions for 0 - 12 years delivered between May 2014 - May 2016
  • 700 disadvantaged children and young people supported by offering a number of play,social activities and events
  • 52 young people developing a range of life skills