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Parents And Children Together (PACT)

PACT ( helps hundreds of troubled families every year through inspirational and award-winning services across Reading and Berkshire. PACT helps parents to make the best life for their children, especially those from more troubled backgrounds.

PACT supports vulnerable children and families through:

  • Alana House - supporting vulnerable women with complex needs who often lead chaotic lives. Many are isolated, at risk of offending, and have multiple and complex needs.
  • Bounce Back 4 Kids (BB4K) - an innovative programme developed by PACT which supports children and their non-perpetrating parents who have experienced domestic abuse.
  • Outstanding (Ofsted 2014 & 2017) adoption and adoption support services. Since 2011, PACT has placed over 500 children-in-care with loving forever families. In 2013, PACT’s therapeutic support service called FACTS was voted “Voluntary Adoption Service of the Year” (BAAF National Adoption Week Awards).

PACT aims to:

  • Reduce inequalities by improving the life chances of children and parents
  • Support and counsel parents in the choices they make and opportunities they provide their children

Who to contact

0300 456 4800

Where to go

Parents & Children Together
South Street

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.