About us

Manager talking to a couple of volunteersFamily Skills is part of a group of charities, associations and organisations that work together for best outcomes for families in Newport. Led by SEWREC and including GAVO, Llamau, Newport City Homes, Linc Housing, Charter Housing Association, Melin Homes and WEA Cymru.

Our project is part of the Families First programme and aims to help families across Newport.

Our aims:

We are focused on helping parents develop their skills in order to achieve one or some of the following:

  • Improving your chance of getting a job
  • Moving from a low wage to a better wage
  • Feeling more secure in your job
  • Improving your family finances and the security of your children along the way