Fratton Big Local is a Big Lottery funded 10-year project which aims to make lasting improvements to Fratton. It is run by a Partnership of local residents, who make decisions about how to spend the funding.
The vision of Fratton Big Local is to make a real, lasting difference to Fratton and help create a community that is empowered, sticks together and can deal with its issues effectively.
The Roberts Centre provides support for children, families, young people and vulnerable adults from across Portsmouth and the surrounding area. It provides a day nursery, tenancy and family support, and a range of advice and support services, life skills training and a holiday play scheme. We also provide the only supervised and supported child contact service in Portsmouth where children can remain in contact with parents and family members with whom they don’t live.
Pathways Support provides individualised services designed to meet individual Needs.
“We offer a spectrum of innovative support services to vulnerable adults with a range of needs. We focus on empowerment, independence and promoting self-directed support and can offer everything from a few hours a week to 24/7 support.”
Stand up is a SEND Family Support Group for SEND (Special Educational Needs and/or Disability) Children and their Families in Portsmouth. Stand Up provides a supportive and non-judgemental environment for children with SEND, their siblings and parents/carers. They welcome children with any form of SEND from delays, autism, cerebral palsy etc. whether they have a diagnosis or not.