What We Do

Family First is a Christian charity who support families in Ipswich. Our volunteers visit parents and carers, to listen, support and encourage them to reach their agreed goals. We work with all families regardless of age, race, religion or cultural background.

Our aim is for parents and carers to increase their confidence, social support networks and mental wellbeing.

Our vision is to see families that are resilient, thriving, and happy.

Family First is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Parenting courses

We are also now offering parenting courses. These courses are freeĀ  DVD/discussion based sessions run for 6 weeks. Please contact Michelle Jones, Senior Family Coordinator, michelle.jones@familyfirst-uk.org, to register your interest in the next available course.