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Services for young pregnant women/young mothers and families


Tel: 01227 767180
Email: cantercarehouse@risingsunkent.com
Website: www.risingsunkent.com/cantercare-house-accommodation

Opening Hours: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm.

Supported housing for homeless young women with experience of domestic abuse and who are pregnant or have a young baby. Residents can be referred anytime during their confirmed pregnancy and stay until their baby reaches eighteen months of age.

Any organisation can refer a young woman to the service and we also accept self-referrals.

To make a referral visit our website www.risingsunkent.com or phone 01227 767180


Sure Start (Dover)

Triangles Community Centre, Poulton Close, St Radigunds, Dover CT17 0HL
Tel: 01304 226919
Email: surestart@surestartdover.org

Opening Hours: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

Sure Start Dover provides a service for families with children up to the age of 4 (including before birth):

  • Outreach and home visiting services
  • Community transport to services and training venues
  • Day care, in the form of parent & toddler groups and creche facilities for parents attending training and meetings
  • School holiday play schemes 
  • Safety equipment loan scheme, provided by Project Delta
  • Training for parents, in response to needs identified in community meetings 


Tel: 01304 872265