Family Learning

Father reading with his child

Family Learning

Family Learning aims to raise the confidence of adult family members, by equipping them with the skills and knowledge needed to become more involved in their children's learning and social development.


Please contact your child's school to find out which Family Learning courses are currently running.

Courses include

Family Learning Short Courses

  • Story Sacks and/or Number Sacks
  • Crafty Art
  • Learning through Play
  • Healthy Eating
  • Early Literacy and Numeracy through Stories and Rhymes
  • Family Cooking on a Budget


  • Phonics
  • Reading for meaning
  • Keeping up with the Children
  • SAT Boot Camp
  • Family Language
  • Functional Skills


  • Keeping up with the Children
  • SAT Boot Camp
  • Functional Skills


  • Keeping your Children safe online
  • Getting to know about computers
  • Learning more about computers


  • Family Science

More information

If you work in a school or a community based setting and you would like us to deliver some family learning courses in 2019/20, please contact Yvette on 0191 2774526 or Anna on 0191 2782825 or email