helplines relating to family issues
Childline – 0800 1111
Childline is a free helpline for children and young people in the UK.
Citizens Advice Bureau – Fleet, Hampshire – 01252 617922
Fleet Citizens Advice Bureau is located at the Civic Offices, Harlington Way, Fleet (behind the library) and the advisors provide help and guidance with legal and financial issues through the provision of free, independent and confidential advice.
NSPCC - Child Protection Helpline – 0808 800 5000
Text phone for people who are deaf or hard of hearing 0800 056 0566
Free, 24 hour service which provides counselling, information and advice to parents who need support and anyone who has concerns about a child.
Parentline Plus - Family Lives – 0808 800 2222
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, courses, information leaflets, email and website.
Fatherhood Institute – 0845 634 1328
A national support organisation for all Dads. Some of its projects focus on helping fathers to support their children’s learning
National Domestic Violence – 0808 2000 247
Helpline run in partnership between Women’s Aid and Refuge. This service is available for women and children experiencing domestic violence.
Relate – 0845 456 1310
Provides relationship support for individuals, couples and families. Offers counselling
Samaritans – Farnborough – 08457 909090
Samaritans provides confidential non-judgemental support, 24 hours a day for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which could lead to suicide.
Womens Aid – 0808 2000 247
Women’s Aid is the key national charity working to end domestic violence against women and children. We support a network of over 500 domestic and sexual violence services across the UK.
Only Mums - Separation Advice
Legislation.gov.uk - Child Protection Legislation
Coram – Childrens Legal Centre – Emergency Child Protection
NSPCC - National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children
House of Commons Education Committee – Fourth Report or Session 2012-13
Children first – the child protection system in England – printed October 2012
RCPCH – Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health – Child Protection – Latest Updates
Gov.uk – Child Maintenance Service Charter
NI Direct Government Services – Calculate Child Maintenance
Families Need Fathers – Child Maintenance
DAD.info – Child Maintenance Agreements
CMO - Child Maintenance Options
Resolution - North Hants Pod - North Hants Collaborative Lawyers Group
Alternatives to Court - A useful guide to finding alternative solutions to going to Court