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We are still offering the full range of Family Lives professional training. Family Lives has a portfolio of training courses and workshops which we can bring to your team in your location. We can offer you over 30 years' experience of working with families. This experience has proved invaluable in shaping our programme of training and consultancies for professionals.
For information on specific courses, and to register your interest, please visit Parenting UK's Professional Training page.
Parenting UK, part of Family Lives, is a national membership organisation for those working with parents. Our strength has always been our members at grass roots level: communicating and sharing ideas, concerns and passions.
We support our members to be more effective by providing expertly tailored information about news and training, producing specialist events and resources, and by being a strong public voice on the importance of good parenting and the role of parenting support services.
At the heart of everything we do are our members and the families they help. Parenting can be tough at times, with the right help at the right time, the lives of parents, carers and children can be transformed.
Parenting UK provides the following services to members:
Visit Parenting UK for more information about our work and how to become a member, starting from just £24 a year.
Action for Prisoners' and Offenders' Families (APOF) merged with Family Lives in 2014 and supports all those working with families of offenders and prisoners through regular communications, sharing best practice and keeping stakeholders informed of developments in the sector.
APOF also provides Hidden Sentence training which gives professionals a clear overview of the issues facing prisoners’ families and provides a range of strategies and resources to help you support them.