Cordia Children and Families

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Service summary

Our Children and Families Service is based on referrals from Glasgow City Council Social Work who have identified families who may need extra help and support in their day-to-day lives. This service is provided by a team of skilled child support workers who are trained to a very high standard.
 
Partnership working and communication with families is key in creating a bespoke personal support plan, taking into consideration the needs of the family along with their aspirations and long-term goals.
 
The Children and Families Service staff take a holistic approach when working with a family group, and can provide anything from befriending and parental support, to healthy lifestyle advice and community involvement support.

Client groups

Vulnerable children and families

Service details

Currently supporting 120 families seven days a week, the service aspires to provide these families with positive outcomes that will continue throughout their lives.
The team is made up of a mix of family support workers, a service coordinator and area operations manager.
The service is underpinned by a number of aspirations, which include:
Equipping children with life skills to engage with their peers while safeguarding them in their current environment
Supporting children in maintaining school attendance and providing social engagement through activities
Supporting parents/guardians with everyday living skills in relation to the children
and
offering insight and detailed reports to allocated workers within all services to the strengths and weaknesses within a child’s home and how to target the care plan to achieve positive results.

Further information


Opening times

8am – 11am

4pm – 8pm

7 Days a week

Accessibility

Services can be accessed via social work


Price


The page was last updated on 28 September 2018

Main address

Blair Court,
100 Borron Street
Glasgow
G4 9XE

Main telephone

0141 353 9213

Organisation email

careservices@glasgow.gov.uk

Contact telephone

0141 353 9213

Contact email

careservices@glasgow.gov.uk