Contact a Family

Helpline: 0808 808 3555 (free service, open 10am to 4pm, Monday to Friday)

Website: www.cafamily.org.uk

Provides help and advice to families caring for a disabled child or a child with specific health conditions.

Cry-sis

Helpline: 08451 228699

Website: www.cry-sis.org.uk

A telephone helpline to support parents who have babies and young children who cry excessively and have sleep problems.

Disabled Parents Network

Helpline: 0870 241 0450 (open 12 - 2pm)

Website: www.disabledparentsnetwork.org.uk

A membership organisation of and for disabled parents. Operates a peer support/contact register that is open to all disabled parents.

Fatherhood Insitute

Helpline: 0845 634 1328

Websit: www.fatherhoodinstitute.org

The Fatherhood Institute is a national support organisation for all dads. Some of it's projects focus on helping fathers to support their childrn's learning.

Help To Heal

Helpline: 0845 120 3788

Website: www.helptoheal.co.uk

This is a national helpline that provides telephone help and advice for people suffering from family- realted problems. Based in Altrincham, they offer face-toface family support services to the local area.

National Dometic Violence Helpline

England: 0808 2000 247

Northern Ireland: 0289 033 1818

Wales: 0808 801 0800

Freephone 24 hour National Dometic Violence

Helpline run in partnership between Woman's Aid and Refuge. This service is available for women and children experiencing domestic violence.

NSPCC Child Protection Helpline

Helpline: 0808 800 5000

Website: www.nspcc.org.uk

Textphone for people who are deaf and hard of hearing: 0800 056 0566

The NSPCC Hepline is a free 24hr service which provides conselling, information and advice to parents who need support and anyone who has concerns about a child.

NSPCC Cymru/Wales Child Protection Helpline

Phone: 0808 100 2524 (free, bilingual Welsh/English service, open 10am to 6pm, Monday to Friday)

Textphone for people who are deaf or hard of hearing: 0808 100 1033

NSPCC Asian Child Protection Helpline

Open 11am to 7pm, Monday to Friday

Bengali-speaking advisor: 0800 096 7714

Gujarati-speaking advisor: 0800 096 7715

Hindi-speaking advisor: 0800 096 7716

Punjabi-speaking advisor: 0800 096 7717

Urdu-speakin advisor: 0800 096 7718

English-spaking Asian advisor: 0800 096 7719

Parentline Plus

Helpline: 0808 800 2222

Website: www.parentlineplus.org.uk

A national charity offering help and information for parents, carers and families via a range of services including a free 24 hour confidential helpline, workshops, course, information leaflets, email and website.

Prisoners'Families Helpline

Helpline: 0808 808 2003

Website: www.prisonersfamilieshelpline.org.uk

The Prisoners' Families Helpline is a free and confidential service for anyone who is affected by the imprisonment of a close family member of friend.

Relate

Helpline: 0845 456 1310

Website: www.relate.org.uk

Provides relationship support for individuals, couples and families. Offers councelling.

Samaritans

Helpline: 08457 90 90 90

Website: www.samaritans.org

Samaritans provides confidential non-judgemental support, 24 hours a day for people experiencing feelings of distress or dispair, including those which could lead to suicide.

Solvent Abuse - Urban 75

Helpline: 0808 800 2345

Website: www.urban75.com

Solvent abuse involves inhaling the fumes from domestic and industrial products creating a strong intoxication.

Talk to Frank

Helpline: 0800 77 66 00

Website: www.talktofrank.com

Ring FRANK anytime and speak to a friendly advisor who's professionally trained to give you staight up, unbiased information about drugs.

Womens Aid

Helpline: 0808 2000 247

Website: www.womensaid.org.uk

Women's Aid is the key national charity working to end domestic violence against women and chldren. We support a network of over 500 domestic and sexual violence services across the UK.

Working Families

Helpline: 0800 013 0313

Email: advice@workingfamilies.org.uk

Website: www.workingfamilies.org.uk

A national charity offering a helpline and website advice for parents on carers on all their rights to work including maternity and patenity leave, flexible working, parental leave and in work benefits.

Youth2Youth

Helpline: 0208 896 3675

Website: www.youth2youth.co.uk

The helpline for all young people 11-19 years old. Young Person's helpline, run by young people, for young people.