Banner-sliders1 Banner-sliders2 Banner-sliders3 Banner-sliders4 Banner-sliders5

Additional Support

Additional Support & Information


Families Need Fathers
Provides information and support to parents, including unmarried parents, of either sex.
Helpline: 0300 0300 363 Mon – Fri 6pm – 10pm
T: 020 7613 5060
W: www.fnf.org.uk

Fatherhood Institute
News, training information, policy updates, research summaries and guides for supporting fathers and their families.
T: 0845 6341328
W: www.fatherhoodinstitute.org

HomeDad
HomeDad is a support group dedicated to helping dads at home with their kids. Membership is free so why not get involved with the discussion forum and chat room
W: www.homedad.org.uk

BBC – Parenting
Men who are dads have written these articles to explain why being a father for the first time needn’t be daunting, but a time to look forward to and enjoy.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/parenting/dads

Association for Post Natal Illness
APNI provides support to mothers suffering from post – natal illness and aims to increase public awareness of the illness and encourage\age research in to its cause and mature.
T: 020 73860868
W: www.apni.org

Babyworld
Information and support that is in tune with the needs of today’s parents.
W: www.babyworld.co.uk/hottopics/fordads
 
ParentLine Plus
Parentline plus offers an advice line for all parents
T: 0808 800 2222

Sure Start
Sure Start is the government programme to deliver the best start in life for every child. Look to see if you are in a Surestart area.
W: http://childrenscentresfinder.direct.gov.uk/childrenscentresfinder

Working Families
Provides help for working parents and carers, while also helping employers create workplaces which encourage work-life balance for everyone.
Helpline: 0800 013 0313

RESPECT
Provides information, advice and support to men who are violent towards their partners.
Offers couples work, anger management, and mediation. Contact for more information about your nearest service and to find out about costs.
General Phoneline: 0845 122 8609
Men’s Advice Line: 0808 801 0327

NHS Direct
For information about health problems, how to keep healthy and advice on when to access medical attention.
Available 24 hours on: 0854 4647
www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk