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About us

Young boy chatting with a mentorThe Confident and Nurturing families' service is a Partnership between Barnardo's and Newport Women's Aid and forms part of the Families First team in Newport. As part of the Welsh Government's Anti-Poverty Agenda the Confident and Nurturing Skills project has a 'Family Centred' approach to supporting families make positive steps in their lives.

The services' aims are:

  • To recognise and build on parenting strengths and increase resilience, confidence and nurturing within families.
  • To help resolve family conflicts and encourage healthy relationships and support networks.
  • To support, empower and signpost families to access services and resources within their communities.