Family Information

Support for dads

The organisations that provide information and advice specifically for dads.

Families Need Fathers

A charity aimed at helping with the problems of keeping a relationship with both parents during and after family breakdown.
Telephone 0300 0300 363

Gingerbread

Provides advice and practical support to lone parents through the website and expert helpline.
Telephone 0808 802 0925

Family Lives

A national charity providing information to support families on a wide range of issues. Their lines are open 24 hours, 7 days a week.
Telephone 0808 800 2222

Dadtalk

Promotes all aspects of fatherhood, allowing fathers to share ideas, find information, and learn about parenting through their social networking website.

CAFCASS

Involved in looking after the interests of children in family proceedings. It works with children and their families, and then advises the courts on what it considers to be in the children's best interests. CAFCASS only works in the family courts. Telephone 0116 249 5600