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Family Support

 

Parenting

Being a parent isn't always easy. Get support and advice on lots of issues like your relationship with your teenager, helping your child through divorce, bullying, being a dad and dealing with death as a family.

 

Parents with disabilities

Find out about the financial, emotional and physical support available for parents with disabilities.  

 

Adoption and fostering

Information and advice about fostering and adoption.  

 

Money Matters

Get clued up on the financial help available for families and whether you're eligible.

 

Employment rights for working families

Find out your employment rights and entitlement as a working family, including maternity & paternity leave, time off, flexible working and The Equality Act.    

 

Your family's health

Your health is important to your quality of life. Find out about healthy eating, sports and fitness and issues around mental health.  

 

Find your nearest health service

Find your local GP surgery, A&E, walk-in centre, optician, dentist and more.

 

Learning opportunities for adults

Being a parent doesn't mean that learning has to stop. Find out about the different courses (some free) and  opportunities available to you as an adult learner.  

 

National Careers Service

National Careers Advice can offer practical advice to help you make the right career choices whether you want to learn new skills, change career or return to work.

 

Housing

Get advice and support on your housing issues.

 

Being a grandparent

Get advice on support on being a grandparent.

 

Domestic and sexual abuse

Get information and advice about domestic and sexual abuse and what to do if someone is being violent towards you or other members of your family at home.