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Family Information Service

The Family Information Service offer a wide range of information to support families, children and young people from 0 - 19 years of age (25 for young people with additional needs). This includes information on finding and choosing childcare, such as local day nurseries, playgroups, childminders, children's centres, out of school clubs and holiday playschemes.

They can also provide information on family support, tax credits, benefits, funding and much, much more.

Enquiries are welcome by phone, e-mail or letter and most are answered within one working day, but a brokerage service is available for more complex questions that need to be researched further.

The Family Information Service also produce a newsletter and if you would like to receive a copy by email, please send us your details, otherwise you can view our latest newsletter by clicking on the download to the right of this page.

 

Who to contact

Contact Position
FIS Advisers
Telephone
01452 427362 or 0800 542 0202
E-mail
familyinfo@gloucestershire.gov.uk

Where to go

Address
Room 152
Shire Hall
Westgate Street
Gloucester
Postcode
GL1 2TP

Other Details

Costs

Additional Charges
All services are free of charge

Availability

Referral required
No
Referral Details

Open Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm
Answer Machine available at all other times

Local Offer

Local Offer Age Bands
4-11 (Primary School)
11-16 (Secondary School)
16-18 (Transitions into Adulthood)
18-25 (Young Adults)
0-4 (Birth to Pre-School)
SEN Provision Type
Universal

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