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Helm Young Parents Employment Project (HYPE)

Location: Helm Training Ltd, Sea Captains House, 48 St. Andrews Lane, Dundee, Angus, DD1 2EY

Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Young Parents

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Are you a young parent aged 15-24? - you could access training and support to help you return to work.

What can you do on the Helm Young Parents Employment Project?

-  Employability skills and preparation for jobs

-  Cooking, Food Hygiene and Health

-  Beauty Therapy and Hairdressing

-  Placements and Volunteering

-  ASDAN qualification

-  Red Cross - First Aid

-  Gym and Zumba

Meet other young parents.  Friendly city centre location.  You could access other support to help you return to work.   For more information and details about what is available currently contact Helm Training.

Contact:

Telephone: 01382 224464

Website: http://www.helmtraining.co.uk/young_parents.htm


Posted Date: 16 May 2012

Reviewed Date: 14 Jun 2019

Bookbug Sessions at Whitfield Library

Location: N/A

Area: North East

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Free story, song and rhyme sessions for babies, toddlers, preschool children and their families.

Whitfield library 2.15pm-3pm Tuesdays.

See attached flyer for more information.

Contact:

Telephone: 01382 432561


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Posted Date: 25 Jan 2016

Reviewed Date: 14 Jun 2019

Fairbridge Programme

Location: Fairbridge in Dundee, 1b Kemback Street, Dundee, Angus, DD4 6ET

Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Young Parents

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Try something new with Fairbridge

Our Fairbridge programme for 16 to 25-year-olds is the perfect opportunity to learn new skills and train. We’ll support you every step of the way.

How it works

Our Fairbridge programme offers you a mix of group activities and one-to-one support to develop the skills and confidence you need to move forward.

Starting with a five-day Access course, you’ll get the chance to do outdoor adventurous activities, as well as take part in a residential trip.

Once the Access course is complete, you can choose from lots of different activities from sports to drama and photography to cooking. We’ll work with you to help reach your goals.

https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/help-for-young-people/unlock-your-potential/try-something-new

Contact: Name: Fairbridge in Dundee now part of the Princes Trust

Telephone: 01382 448110

Email: dundeecentre@princes-trust.org.uk

Website: http://www.princes-trust.org.uk/about-the-trust/where-we-work/scotland/dundee-centre


Posted Date: 05 Mar 2007

Reviewed Date: 13 Jun 2019

Breastfeeding

Location: Directorate of Public Health, Kings Cross, Clepington Road, Dundee, DD3 8EA

Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Advice for New and Expectant Parents

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Breastfeeding Management Training & Maternal and Infant Nutrition training available for all those working with pregnant women and new families.

Resource leaflets available.

Breastfeeding advice provided by midwives, health visitors, public health nurses, general practitioners and breastfeeding support workers to pregnant women, breastfeeding mothers.

Go to Dundee and Broughty Ferry Breastfeeding Support Group on Facebook

Organisation: NHS Tayside

Contact:

Telephone: 01382 424036

Website: http://www.feedgoodfactor.org.uk/

Facebook Link

Posted Date: 15 Sep 2010

Reviewed Date: 13 Jun 2019

Internet Matters

Location: N/A

Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

Sub Category: Internet Safety

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Whatever their age, Internet Matters can help you to find out more about what your children might be doing online and give you some simple, practical and easy advice on the steps you can take as a parent to keep them as safe as possible.

Contact:

Website: http://www.internetmatters.org/


Posted Date: 04 Oct 2018

Reviewed Date: 13 Jun 2019

Baby Sleep Information Source

Location: N/A

Area: National Services of interest to Dundee families

Sub Category: Web Links

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Baby Sleep Information Source provides information about normal infant sleep based upon the latest UK and world-wide research. 

Baby Sleep Information Source is a collaboration between Durham University Parent-Infant Sleep Lab, La Leche League, NCT, and UNICEF UK Baby Friendly Initiative, funded by a grant from the ESRC (Economic and Social Research Council).

This information is for:

  • parents who wish to make informed choices about infant sleep and night-time care,
  • health professionals who wish to share evidence-based information with parents about infant sleep.

Contact:

Website: http://www.basisonline.org.uk/


Posted Date: 11 Oct 2013

Reviewed Date: 11 Jun 2019

Dundee Children and Families Information Service: Facebook, Twitter & Instagram

Location: N/A

Area: Dundee Citywide

Sub Category: Web Links

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Dundee Children and Families Information Service is on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

The pages are used to signpost to relevant information, activities, events, groups and services happening in Dundee for early years, childcare and families.

Join us at www.facebook.com/FISDundee. Follow us at Twitter:  www.twitter.com/FISDundee and Instagram at www.instagram.com/FISDundee

Contact:

Website: http://www.dundeecity.gov.uk/childcare/childcareinfo

Facebook Link Twitter Link

Posted Date: 21 Jan 2013

Reviewed Date: 09 Jun 2019

The Yard - Dundee

Location: , 14 Drumlanrig Place, Mid Craigie, Dundee, Angus, DD4 8HZ

Area: North East

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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We are open to families on Saturdays and Sundays from 11am to 4pm

Every Sunday The Yard runs an adventure play service for disabled children, young people, their siblings and friends in Dundee. So come and give it a try. Call us on 07703 468 173 or email val@theyardscotland.org.uk to book a session.

The Yard is an adventure play centre where disabled children and young people can come along with their family, carer, support/social worker and foster parents.

Our ethos is to encourage children to experience risk and adventure in freeplay, facilitated and supported by our specialist playworkers and volunteers.

For more information see attached flyer

Cost: Costs apply see attached leaflet

Contact:

Website: http://www.theyardscotland.org.uk


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Posted Date: 06 Mar 2016

Reviewed Date: 07 Jun 2019

Monty's Stay and Play

Location: N/A

Area: Maryfield

Sub Category: Activities for Parents & Children in Dundee

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Monty's Stay and Play is an educational club for children under 5 to learn self-development skills through hands on, creative fun play. The class is set up in a way that enables your child to explore freely and independently around the work stations. The activities are displayed on low level shelves or in trays to be selected. Our activities help develop skills in movement, imagination, role play, communication, social skills, focused attention and problem solving.

Monday-Friday 10-11am and 1-2pm.
Saturday 10-11am.

Cost: Costs apply

Contact:

Website: http://www.sites.google.com/view/montysdundee/home


Posted Date: 22 Feb 2019

Reviewed Date: 07 Jun 2019

Wee Design and Play at V&A Dundee

Location: N/A

Area: Central

Sub Category: Play

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Make and play together in the V & A creative Learning studios

Join the friendly designers in the Thomson Learning Centre to explore different materials and create designs inspired by the museum collection.

Enjoy different design activities every time you visit. Interactive resources and a fun range of toys, from handcrafted classics to electronic gadgets, will be available to explore and play with.

This workshop is suitable for under 5s and their adults. Please book one ticket per person (adult tickets are free).

Monday 10 Jun 2019

Monday 24 Jun 2019

Monday 8 Jul 2019

Monday 19 Aug 2019

Monday 2 Sep 2019

Monday 16 Sep 2019

Monday 30 Sep 2019

Session 1: 10.30-11.30 Session 2: 13.00-14.00

Robertson Studio

Cost: Tickets cost £3.50

Contact:

Website: http://www.vam.ac.uk/dundee/event/88/wee-design-play


Posted Date: 27 Feb 2019

Reviewed Date: 06 Jun 2019

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