Welcome

Family Links is a national charity dedicated to empowering children, parents, families, schools and workplaces to be emotionally healthy.

We deliver innovative, high quality training in the Nurturing Programme to health and social care services, third sector organisations, schools and universities.

We want to give every child the best chance in life.

Events

Last year's West Midlands regional event, delegates listening to a parent's story

Free event: Stories of successful intervention in Wales

Cardiff, Thursday 23rd March 2017

A free event to share knowledge about successful and cost-effective interventions for professionals working with children and families across Wales.

Go to our Events page to read more about this event and book your place!

News

Preview image of the Theory of Change diagram - click to view & download the full version

New report: Developing a Theory of Change for an evidence-supported design (Feb 2017)

This report from the Colebrooke Centre helps commissioners and parent group leaders and their managers understand the connections between the design of the 10-week Nurturing Programme and the expected outcomes for parents. The paper describes the links between the programme specification and the evidence base about what works in parenting support.

The Colebrooke Centre for Evidence and Implementation logo

Training

We offer innovative, high-quality training courses around the UK for those working with children, parents, families or in schools.

We can come to you to provide in-house training courses for a group or team or you can join us at one of our training venues around the country.

Find out more about how to train to deliver the Nurturing Programme.

Book a place

Find out more about the different training courses and programmes available.

The best training ever. Can’t wait to get started. This training has been life changing for me and I know it will have the same effect on parents too!
Family Links trained practitioners at the end of a course

Watch video

Funmi and Prisca (Mums of children with special needs) discuss the impact of the course
Funmi and Prisca (Mums of children with special needs) discuss the impact of the course
Family Links Nurturing Schools Network whole school approach - short case study
Family Links Nurturing Schools Network whole school approach - short case study
Welcome to the World Programme in Cardiff
Welcome to the World Programme in Cardiff

Emotional Health For All

Family Links 20th anniversary logo

Emotional Health For All: 20 Years of Family Links

In the year of Family Links’ 20th anniversary, we are proud to launch a campaign committing to improve #EmotionalHealth4All .

Join us in raising awareness to improve emotional health for all; for everyone, everywhere.

Find out more

@FamilyLinksUK