Parent Links

Useful Web links for Parent Support

Mind Ed is a free educational resource around children and young people's mental health for all adults.

Parent Helpline Links

NHS 111 can help if you have an urgent medical problem and you’re not sure what to do.

Get help online or on the phone

To get help from NHS 111, you can:

  • go to (for people aged 5 and over only)
  • call 111

NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

If you have difficulties communicating or hearing, you can:

Warrington Foodbank

 9 Tanning Court, Warrington WA1 2HF

[email protected] 

Tel: 07583 080521 

Contact a Family

Helpline: 0808 808 3555

(free service, open 10am to 4pm, Monday to Friday)


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


Helpline: 08451 228699


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)


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


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


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

Helplines; 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


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


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


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. 


Helpline: 0845 456 1310


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


Helpline: 08457 90 90 90


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


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

Talk to Frank

Helpline: 0800 77 66 00


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


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: [email protected] 


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.


Helpline: 0208 896 3675


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

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