The Meadows Children And Family Wing

The Meadows Children And Family Wing

Charity information

The Meadows Children And Family Wing

The Meadows Children and Family Wing is a longstanding charity, supporting local families with babies, pre-school children and young people.  
 
Working since 1997 in North Cambridge, with families from Kings Hedges, Arbury, Orchard Park and Kings Meadow we provide a range of services to meet the identified needs of local families.   These are the most deprived areas of Cambridge with a diverse community make-up.

Founded 2004

  • Mission statement

    We provide preventative help, early intervention, sign posting and family support. Our services offer a managed blend of direct 1-1 support and peer support for families where, alongside many other skills, we help to educate in better standards of childcare and in the importance of sound relationships between parents and children for the maintenance and enrichment of family life. We have a strong focus on domestic violence and abuse issues supporting women to increase their self confidence, take decisions, and create better life chances for themselves and their children.

  • Aims

    The Meadows Children And Family Wing aims to:

    • To educate families and the public in better standards of childcare and in the importance of sound relations between parents and children for the maintenance and enrichment of family life.
    • The relief of poverty and the provision of recreational facilities or other leisure time occupation in the interests of social welfare and life chances.
  • Overview

    Established: January 2004

    Registered Charity Number: 1075129

    Board members: 12

    Part time staff: 8

    Volunteers: 4

    Phone number: 01223 508144

    Address: 1 St Catharines Road Kings Hedges Cambridge CB4 3XJ

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