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Family Drop Ins, Information Sessions and Advice Line

Family Drop Ins, Information Sessions and Advice Line

Contact our teams

You can contact us by using the telepone numbers below or by emailing for advice and support. 

Early years drop ins (0 - 4 years)

Please call your local area Early Years Telephone drop-in session. You do not need to book. These are held on different days in each area of Bristol and South Gloucestershire – EY telephone drop-in information





Telephone Number

South Gloucestershire


9:30am – 12:30pm

01454 862438

East and Central Bristol



9:30am – 12:00pm

0300 125 6904

South Bristol



0300 125 6279

North Bristol



0300 124 5832


For information on speech and language development and tips to support your child please check out our series of short videos on YouTube. You may also find  the BBC's Tiny Happy People website and Hanen Centre's Tips for Parents helpful.

Confident Communicators 

Short parent information sessions (video), introducing how communication and language skills develop and ways to help your child learn language and taking turns in a conversation:

Part 1: The Communication Pyramid

Part 2: Language Development, step-by-step

Part 3: Getting Ready for Language

Part 4: Let's Get Talking

Sorting out sounds 

Learn about speech sound development and provide strategies to support clearer speech. 

Part 1

Part 2

School Age Drop In

Free advice for parents and professionals at your child's school.

To access advice around speech, language and communication, please contact your child’s teacher or school SENDCo for details of our drop-ins.

Early Years Family Information Sessions and workshops

We offer a mixture of online and face-to-face sessions. Please contact your local children’s centre or early years setting for details.