Do you suffer abuse? Our Freedom Programme can help

If ….you suffer or have suffered abuse …  your partner is violent … you need help or somebody to talk to then the Freedom programme can help you.  We aim to: Provide information that will help women understand abuse Increase women’s ability to take control of their lives Assist women to meet other women with…

DadPad – top tips for new dads

The DadPad is a brand new online resource for all first-time dads in Wiltshire. Babies don’t come with a set of instructions, so if you’re a new dad who would like more information on how to care for your baby and what to expect as a first-time dad, download the DadPad . This essential guide…

RISE CEO Honoured

Pauline Monaghan, the CEO of the RISE Trust, has been honoured by the Queen. She has been awarded an OBE for her lifetime of service to Children and Families. Pauline said  “This came as a huge surprise to me but also a great honour. It reflects all the work done by all the staff and…

Kings RISE – the future

Kings Rise Children’s Centre has an opportunity to remain open. At the Wiltshire Council Cabinet Meeting on the 15th December, County Councillors decided to give Kings Rise Children’s Centre the chance to continue to provide services from the building in Pewsham. Councillors voted for Option 3 in the Committee paper which states; “The option for…

Mum 2 Mum Breastfeeding Support Groups

Thinking of breastfeeding ? Drop in to any of our support groups to meet other mums doing the same. Our volunteers run sessions in Chippenham, Calne, Malmesbury, Royal Wootton Bassett and Cricklade and coming soon to Corsham.  Come along for support, information and a cup of very strong tea ! Please see our calendar below for venues,…