Bacup Family Centre

Bacup Family Centre

Charity information

Bacup Family Centre

Work with children, families and individuals, enabling people to bring lasting sustainable, positive change to their lives. To strengthen family relationships and help families to overcome their difficulties thus enabling children and young people to have loving and secure futures. Help people to gain a sense of self-worth and respect, to care for themselves, family and their community.

Founded 2009

  • Mission statement

    Bacup Family Centre aims to
    • Strengthen family relationships, supporting individuals as they develop their ability to care for themselves, their family and the wider community.
    • Help parents/carers understand and meet the needs of the children and young people in their care.
    • Help people to overcome their difficulties and make lasting positive change, supporting them for the duration of time they need to make sought after changes
    • Enable service users to develop holistically, in mind, body and soul.


    We will do this through
    • Individual support including emotional and practical care to children, young people families and individuals.
    • Professional and affordable groups and activities for children, young people and adults; developed in partnership with service users and other agencies.
    • Developing, maintaining and working in partnership with other agencies,
    • Offering a community focal point where individuals can meet and are encouraged to become actively involved in the decision making process and service delivery.
    • Opportunities that enable personal growth, self-confidence/esteem, respect and positive self-image.

  • Aims

    Bacup Family Centre aims to:

    • • Strengthen family relationships, supporting individuals as they develop their ability to care for themselves, their family and the wider community.
    • • Help parents/carers understand and meet the needs of the children and young people in their care.
    • • Help people to overcome their difficulties and make lasting positive change, supporting them for the duration of time they need to make sought after changes
    • • Enable service users to develop holistically, in mind, body and soul.
  • Overview

    Established: May 2009

    Registered Charity Number: 1129644

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 18

    Phone number: 01706 872725

    Address: 5 Thorn Drive OL13 9LF

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