Information for families in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

Family hubs, early help and outreach centres

A range of support is available for families living in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole. By working alongside local communities, with other professionals and the voluntary sector, we aim to provide the right help at the right time for you and your family.

We provide help from pregnancy onwards and support families with children aged 0 to 19 (or up to 25 for those with Special Educational Needs and/or DisabilitiesDisabilitiesA physical or mental impairment that has a substantial and long-term negative effect on an individual’s ability to do normal daily activities.).

Across Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, there are six family hubs and three outreach centres (formerly called children’s centres). YMCA Bournemouth also run three children’s centres in Bournemouth on behalf of BCP Council.

Click on the boxes below to find out more about support available.

Useful Websites
Publications
Family hubs and outreach centres
Programme details and early help family support
fh timetables autumn
Activities for you and your child
Starting a new school
Early help navigators
Volunteering at the family hubs
Healthy relationships - reducing parental conflict