Parenting Support

Childcare (Directgov)

Information on getting financial help with childcare costs.

www.direct.gov.uk/childcare

Netmums

Online local network for parents.

www.netmums.com

Dad Info

Support for Fathers. News, advice and support for Dads.

www.dad.info

Bubbalicious

Online support for young parents.

project-oracle.com

TAMBA

Support and information for parents of twins and multiple births

phone2 0800 138 0509

www.tamba.org.uk

One Space

Parenting information, help and support for single parent families.

www.onespace.org.uk

SupportLine

Confidential Emotional support for children, young people and adults.

phone2 01708 765 200

www.supportline.org.uk

ChildLine

A free, 24-hour confidential telephone helpline for children and young people.

phone2 0800 1111

www.childline.org.uk

NSPCC

Advice and support for anyone worried about a child.

phone2 0808 800 5000

www.nspcc.org.uk

Homestart

Provide practical and emotional support for families where there is one child under 5.

phone2 01707 708 606

www.homestartwelwynhatfield.org.uk

Family Lives

Advice and support for parents.

phone2 0808 800 2222

www.familylives.org.uk

Families Need Fathers  

A charity to support shared parenting. They offer information, advice and support to parents on how to do the best for their children.

phone2 0300 030 0363

www.fnf.org.uk

Gingerbread

Advice and practical support for single parent families.

phone2 0808 802 0925

www.gingerbread.org.uk

Working Families

Advice for working parents/carer to help achieve a work life balance.

phone2 0800 013 0313

www.workingfamilies.org.uk