Gateshead’s Family Information Service (FIS) offers free, confidential and impartial advice and guidance to parents, carers and childcare providers on:

  • Childcare (registered and un-registered) and Early Years Services in Gateshead
  • Free entitlement to Early Years provision

To find out about childcare, family services, the local offer, activities and events for the local community, visit

Gateshead’s Local Offer

Information about services and support for children and young people with special educational needs and their parents or carers.

Local Offer details:

When is it on?

Time of day
Session information
Monday to Thursday 8.30am - 5.00pm
Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm

Where to go

Civic Centre
Regent Terrace
Tyne and Wear

Local Offer

Gateshead Local Offer

Durham County Council's Families Information Service does not promote nor endorse the services advertised on this website. Anyone seeking to use/access such services does so at their own risk and may make all appropriate enquiries about fitness for purpose and suitability to meet their needs.

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Address: Civic Centre  Regent Terrace  Gateshead  Tyne and Wear

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