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Powell's School Church of England (VA) Primary School

Useful Parent & Family Links

School Nurse

Myra Bye - Telephone: 0300 4218906 or email

Gloucestershire HAF (holiday activity and food programme)

Gloucestershire HAF (holiday activity and food programme)

HAF Support Guide

Gloucestershire Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH)


NHS Gloucestershire - Children's Neurodiversity Support

Children's Neurodiversity Support

Household Funding Support

Gloucestershire County Council - Additional Funding info

Family Information Service

Family Information Service (FIS) can provide a huge variety of information to families with children 0 -19 ranging from nurseries, out of school clubs, childcare and much more

Freephone: 0800 542 02 02 (Mon-Fri 9am to to 5pm)

Fax: 01452 544010

Gloucestershire Families Directory

ERIC - Children's Bowel & Bladder Charity support and information


Newbold Hope - Information on Child Behaviour

Newbold Hope

PEGS - Support for families affected by child to parent abuse


Secondary School 

Advice for families whose children are moving from primary to secondary school

Freephone: 0800 988 80 42


SENDIASS (Special Educational Needs and Disability Information, Advice and Support Service)

Formerly known as Gloucestershire Parent Partnership Service.  Confidential impartial advice for parents or carers whose children (between the ages of 0 and 25 years) have special educational needs.

Freephone: 0800 158 36 03


Gloucestershire Parent Carer Forum

SEND Parent Support Sites




Operation Encompass

Operation Encompass is an innovative project in which educational settings (schools and nurseries) in Gloucestershire participate, and which is run in partnership with Gloucestershire County Council, Gloucestershire Safeguarding Children Executive and Gloucestershire Police. 

Operation Encompass

GCC Healthy Start

Healthy Start

Churn Project

The Churn Project run various adult courses ranging from computing to job hunting skills. Tel: 01285 626262 and quote "Churn" for more information
Churn Project

Parentline Plus

Free consultation and support for parents. Tel: 0808 800 2222
Parentline Plus


A network of trained volunteers offerings support to parents. Tel: 0800 068 63 68
Home-StartFamilies Online

Dad Matters Gloucestershire

Dad Matters Gloucestershire exists to support dads to have the best possible relationship with their families, also working closely with other professionals within Gloucestershire and nationally to better support dads in the first 1001 days of their parenting journey.

Dad Matters Gloucestershire

Nutrition Resources

Dietician advice for dietary needsNutritionist Resource Information Webpage

 Food Waste Apps

Too Good to Go (magic bags)