About Barnardo’s

Barnardo’s protect and support the UK’s most vulnerable children and young people. We help bring out the best in them – no matter who they are or what they have been through.

Services Provided:

  • Redland Nursery – all families.
  • Erlestoke family intervention unit – families with children visiting a relative in prison and direct support and group work with the fathers.
  • Wiltshire short breaks – disabled children and young people who are eligible for the local offer.
  • Positive activity clubs – any disabled young people, supported by young peer mentors.
  • Mandala – for children and young people who require intensive therapeutic intervention following trauma such as abuse, domestic violence, bereavement etc. Service has to be funded and is usually purchased through schools.
  • Delivering Child Sexual Exploitation workforce training (West of England)
  • CSE Project – Victim Care and Workforce Training.


Under 5s, Young people, Families

Areas Covered:

  • Redland Nursery, Chippenham.
  • HMP Erlestoke family intervention unit – anyone in HMP Erlestoke who has children.
  • Wiltshire short breaks for disabled children and young people – clubs provided across the county.
  • Positive activity clubs for disabled young people – Chippenham, Devizes, Trowbridge, Marlborough.
  • Mandala therapeutic services are a south west resource for Barnardo’s that can be spot purchased for work in Wiltshire.
  • CSE workforce training is county wide

How are services accessed?

Self-Referral, Professional Referral

Contact Name:


Redland Nursery
Brook Street
SN14 0JE

01249 463907 (ext 4)

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Are you a voluntary organisation working with children, families and young people in Wiltshire? Wiltshire Children & Families Volunatry Sector Forum (CFVSF) is for you. Membership is free and being part of CFVSF helps to ensure a strong working relationship and partnership working between the public sector and VCSE organisations.