Vale of Glamorgan Family Information Service (FIS)

The FIS is a one stop shop for families living in the Vale and people working with families.

They provide information about, Childcare including:

  • Parent and toddler groups
  • Holiday playschemes
  • Nanny, baby sitting and au pair agencies
  • Help with childcare costs and other benefits for parents
  • How to become a childcare provider
  • Activities during school holidays
  • Leisure activities
  • Family support services
  • Other services and activities for children and young people age 0-19 years

They aim to help parents and carers, prospective parents, employers, childcare providers and other people who work with children and young people in the Vale.

To recieve information have your child added to the |vale Disability Index


  • Family Information Service, Social Services Directorate
  • Dock Offices, Subway Road
  • Barry
  • Vale of Glamorgan
  • CF63 4RT


  • Telephone: 01446 704704 (Mon-Thurs 08.30-17.00 and Fri 08.30-16.30), Mon-Thurs 08.30-17.00 and Fri 08.30-16.30. A voicemail service operates at all other times.
  • E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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