Team Around the Family

Team Around the Family

Welcome to Carmarthenshire’s Team Around the Family

From time to time, everyone needs a little extra help for happy, healthy and successful lives. Team Around the Family (TAF) is a way of bringing people together who can help you and your family really make a difference. TAF will work with you and make sure you get the help and support you need.

Team Around the Family is not a Statutory Service which means you will not be working with a Social Worker and you can change your mind at any time.

Team Around the Family can provide help and support with all sorts of issues such as concerns about school and education, behaviour, health, housing, etc.

If you would like to know more about how TAF could support you, please explore this section of the website or contact us:

Contact Us

Due to the Coronavirus Carmarthenshire Team Around the Family has a limited service available at the moment. If you wish to contact the team please ring 01267 246555 or email TAF@carmarthenshire.gov.uk – with your enquiry/request for support.

**Team Around the Family work with families to improve their lives however it not an emergency service. Below are a few useful contacts should you require urgent support.**

Children’s Social Services – 01554 4712322 (out of hours 0300 333 2222)

Delta Wellbeing (Adult support) –   0300 333 222

ACTivate Your Life is a four session taught course that aims to teach people about stress and suffering caused by emotional issues, like worry, or chronic pain. To start go to phw.nhs.wales/activateyourlife.

SilverCloud is an online course which offers support for anxiety, depression, and much more, all based on Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). You can sign up at nhswales.silvercloudhealth.com/signup/.

CALL Mental Health Listening Line provides a confidential mental health listening and emotional support line which is open 24/7. CALL can also signpost to support in local communities and a range of online information. Call 0800132737, text “help” to 81066 or visit callhelpline.org.uk/.

Mind Active Monitoring provides six weeks guided self-help for, anxiety, depression, self-esteem, and more. To get started, talk to your GP, any other health professional, or sign up directly at: https://www.mind.org.uk/get-involved/active-monitoring-sign-up/active-monitoring-form/.

The Young Person’s Mental Health Toolkit links young people, aged 11 to 25, to websites, apps, helplines, and more to build resilience. You can access the toolkit at bit.ly/ypmhten.

  • Mind Cymru Infoline
    For information on types of mental health problems, where to get help, medication, alternative treatments and advocacy. Call 0300 123 3393, email info@mind.org.uk or text 86463.
  • Samaritans Cymru
    Offering a safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way – about whatever’s getting to you. Call for free on 116 123 or email jo@samaritans.org
  • PAPYRUS
    Young suicide prevention society. HOPELINEUK 0800 068 4141 (Monday to Friday, 10am to 10pm, and 2pm to 10pm on weekends and bank holidays).
  • MEIC
    Support for children and young people up to 25 years old open 8am to midnight, 7 days a week. You can contact them for free by phone 080880 23456, text 84001 and instant messaging on their website

 

 

Address

Team Around the Family 
Family Support, Children & Education
Building 2
Parc Dewi Sant
Jobswell Road
Carmarthen, SA31 3HB

Telephone

01267 246555

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