Direct Support to Families

Who We Are

HABS (Hoddesdon and Broxbourne Settings) is a team of highly trained Family Support Workers, supporting the local community and working on projects to help improve the lives of families living within Hoddesdon, Broxbourne, Turnford and Wormley.

The available support on offer is open to all families whose children attend the partnership schools and range from parenting classes, holiday activity sessions and family support covering a wide range of issues including:  emotional well-being, debt, bereavement and other complex issues.

Please contact our team or your local school for more information.


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Latest News

Our amazing parents – Come and join our next course!

Look at our amazing parents that completed the Families Feeling Safe Programme.

You were all amazing to work with – thank you for being so fantastic!


                                                                                                                     Summer Term (2018)


Autumn Term (2018)







Parenting Courses – 2018/19

SPRING TERM – Free Parenting course 2019


Family Lives – Evening course starts January 2019.  

FREE parenting course starting next week in Tesco Store, Community Room. Cheshunt.
Call Louise 01163 66087 for a place

Getting on with your Pre/Teen
See details below in poster.

Contact Louise direct for booking free place 01163 666087


My Teen Brain – Evening course starting February 2019

Workshops for Parents .  Would you like to:

Improve the quality of the relationship you have with your Teen?

Know more about the development of the teenage brain and the impact it has on behaviour?

Learn more about boundary setting and problem solving?

If the answer is yes, join us for our 4 week programme!

 Venue: Wormley Primary School EN10 6QA

       Dates: 27th Feb, 6th March, 13th March & 20th March

Time: 7.00pm – 9.00pm

(Parents need to be able to attend all four sessions)

Families Feeling Safe – Dads  evening course


Are you looking for some strategies and new ideas to help improve family life?
Build self-esteem and confidence
Recognise Early Warning Signs
Understand the link between Feelings, Thoughts and Behaviour
Manage a range of feelings e.g. stress, anger, anxiety and worries and make safe choices

Wormley Community Classroom

Starts 7th February 7pm – 9pm

Book a place on 01992 303331 opt 5 and speak to the HABS team

Please call HABS Family Support for more information or to book your place on 01992 303331 Opt 5

Call HABS on 01992 303331 opt 5 to book your place or find our more details




Booking:  01992 303331 opt 5/


Westfield Primary School:

Thursday 21st February – Gymnastic in the morning.   Art and Crafts in the afternoon

Friday 22nd February – Multi-sports in the morning.  Art and Crafts in the afternoon


Wormley School:


Monday 18th, Tuesday 19th and Wednesday 20th

Art and Crafts on the Activity Big Red Bus

Thursday 21st February


Wild in the Woods – Wormley Forest School

Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd February


All places £16.95 each child

Starts 9am and collection 3.30

Bring pack lunch and suitable clothing to play on the field during lunch break

Please contact the HABS team on 01992 303331 opt 5 for more details or to book your child a place

During the school holiday please call either:

Leigh Cole, HABS Manager on 07951 497277

Gary, GC Sport on:  07722 407366