Thurrock 0-19 Brighter Futures Healthy Families Service
The Thurrock 0-19 Brighter Futures Healthy Families Service is an integrated service encompassing Health Visiting, School Health (historically School Nursing), targeted support and a range of health interventions for children, young people and their families.
Click on the relevant age group below for more information.
Grays Health Centre
South Ockendon Health Centre
Tilbury Health Centre
105 The Sorrells
Stanford Le Hope
Children's Centres in Thurrock
Thurrock’s Children’s Centres focus on improving outcomes in four main areas, namely child development and school readiness, parenting, parent aspirations and health and well-being.
At the children’s centres they support the personal, social, physical and emotional development, communication and language from pre-birth to age 5 as well as promote safeguarding of your child.
Parents can also get support to improve the skills that enable them access education, training and employment to provide a more secure future for their children and families.
They provide support to you, your children & families.
Access the list of Children's Centres in Thurrock.
Prevention and Support Centres in Thurrock
Thurrock’s prevention and support services (formerly known as troubled families) also known as PASS which concentrates on families with specific needs such as parenting support, domestic abuse, sexual violence, troubled families, crime prevention, and parental physical & mental health. The key objective of the service is to offer practical advice, support and direct casework to families to prevent issues escalating and requiring statutory intervention.
PASS comprises a range of professionals including:
- Children's centres
- Youth offer
- Social workers
- Family support workers
- Parental outreach workers
- Community support worker
- Programme manager
PASS is supported by a range of services that have strategic oversight. It is based on a 'team around the family' approach, with designated lead professionals responsible for coordination of casework.
You can contact them on 01375 652 652
Visit their website: https://www.thurrock.gov.uk/prevention-and-support-service