Family Action

Phone: 020 7254 6251 Email: 


Family Action transforms lives by providing practical, emotional and financial support to those who are experiencing poverty, disadvantage and social isolation across England. They aim to strengthen families and communities by building skills and resilience. Their support services include a focus on parental mental health issues, including issues such as perinatal depression. 

Family Links 



Family Links is a national charity dedicated to creating an emotionally healthy, resilient and responsible society through a range of training programmes. They train people to run parent groups in local communities and also provide step by step guides for parents on their website.

Family Lives 

Phone: 0808 800 2222 (Freephone helpline, see website for opening hours) 


Family Lives is a national family support charity providing help and support in all aspects of family life. They run a dedicated confidential helpline, and provide a range of information on issues relating to parenting. Relate Phone: 0300 100 1234 Website: Relate is a national charity offering a range of services to help with couple and family relationships, including counselling support and therapy focusing on relationship issues.