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For further details of Year 3 to Year 6 admissions please contact Talavera Junior School on 01252 322156.

Parent Support Advisor

We are a member of the Wavell Cluster which includes other schools in the Rushmoor area, the Parent Support Advisor for the Wavell Cluster is Linda Parry.

What is a Parent Support Advisor and how can they help? 

Parent Support Advisor is here to offer support, guidence and a listening ear to parents of school children.  It is confidential and can help with parental and family concerns, school attendance, behaviour, emotional wellbeing, bullying and relationship breakdowns.  They offer support in many different ways.

For further information please contact the school office who can supply information leaflets or contact the Parent Support Advisor Linda Parry direct on  07394563002 or email


Home-Start supports any family where there is at least one child under the age of five.

Our support is free, confidential and non judgemental.

We support many types of families:

· Lone parents

· Married or unmarried couples

· Grandparents caring for grandchildren

· Step parents

· Adoptive parents

· Foster parents

· Families where a parent is in the armed forces

· Families where a parent is in prison

· Families where social care or other agencies are involved

· In any location, or for any gender, ethnicity or asylum/immigration status


Family Lives is a charity with over three decades of experience helping parents to deal with the changes that are a constant part of family life. We know that many people play active roles in raising children, from dads and mums, grandparents, stepparents and non-resident parents. Our role is to support all of you to achieve the best relationship possible with the children that you care about, as well as supporting parenting professionals. We believe that happy children come from happy families and currently support families to improve the outcomes for over 1 million children each year


Sure Start projects deliver a wide variety of programmes to parents and children aged 0 – 4 which are designed to support children’s learning skills, health and well-being, and social and emotional development.

The aims of Sure Start are to complement the work of existing local services and provide young families with advice on where to go and who to speak to, if they have more specialised needs or difficulties.

The ongoing support that Sure Start provides can help to ensure that children flourish both at home and when they go to school.

Sure Start aims to improve the:

  • ability to learn
  • health
  • social development


To help current and ex service persons and their families.