Welcome to
Portishead Parent
Supporting parents in & around Portishead. Proud to be your port of call for the information, support & connections you’re looking for.
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Here are some ‘quick links’…

Baby/Toddler Timetable

You need to get out of the house and they want to play and make friends.  Everything that’s on in Portishead, Pill and beyond for babies and toddlers is here in a handy daily directory with each venue’s contact details listed so you can get out there, meet other parents and get social with your child, whilst improving their social skills and connections too.

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What’s On

Get ‘in the know’ about everything from this month’s community events, special events further afield & what’s going on at our favourite attractions.  Anything new, family friendly, or worth a special visit is right here.  The new What’s On Calendar is a great place to find the events you’re looking for. You can also submit your events here too.

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Blog Page

Here you’ll find the latest Monthly What’s On Blog, alongside guest blogs from our supporters & blogs on special topics. At Christmas you’ll always find the Christmas Shows & Pantomime Round up here. If we’re running a competition, or if we have a great offer from a business we know you love, we’ll make sure it’s here for you to find. We don’t want you to miss a thing.


Business Support

Congratulations! You’ve made the move to work for yourself, to fit your work around your family life.  Whether you need to kick start a new business, give your existing business a boost, or find a new supplier, I’m sure you’ll find other businesses here who can help you. Looking for local freelancers?  This is a good place to start.  There’s nothing better than local talent.

Exercise & Wellbeing

Want to know where to get great fresh meat locally, or do you need to relax and unwind with an aromatherapy massage?  Or work out your stresses by literally working out?  Whether it’s massage, pilates, yoga or Crossfit you can plan your ‘me time’ with our handy exercise and wellbeing page, which includes an exercise timetable and links to the best places to get fit, healthy and happy.


We all need a little help sometimes, and there may be times when we need that extra support from people who really understand. You can find useful contacts right here.  Whether that’s someone to talk to, or local organisations that can help you with the day-to-day necessities.  If you’re feeling that parenting or life in general is difficult and you’re struggling to cope, get some help and start here.