Online community support and advice for young carers, operated by the Carers Trust.
Support for children experiencing mental health problems and young carers.
Confidential helpline for children and young people in distress.
08444 111 444 (England), 0844 477 2020 (Wales)
Confidential advice on a range of issues, including legal rights and parenting.
Services for families, including mental health and young carers’ support.
24-hour helpline: 0808 800 2222
Information and support for parents and families.
Family Rights Group
helpline: 0808 801 0366
Support for families whose children are involved with social services.
helpline: 0808 802 0925
Advice and practical support for single parents.
Information about public services, including benefits.
freephone: 0800 068 63 68
Local support networks for families with young children.
Mental Health Matters
0191 516 3500
Mental health and general support services including helpline.
Forums about parenting, including parenting and mental health.
Information about PALS and a search function to find an office in your area.
Adult helpline: 0808 800 5000
Child helpline: 0800 1111
Support for children and anyone worried about a child. Includes Family Smiles groups for children who have a parent with a mental health problem
24-hour free helpline: 116 123
Chris, PO Box 90 90
Stirling FK8 2SA
Emotional support for anyone feeling down, experiencing distress or struggling to cope.
Daily helpline 0300 304 7000
Onlline mental health information for all ages, and support services for over 16s.
Time to Change
Anti-stigma campaign led by Mind and Rethink Mental Illness.
This information was published in August 2016. We will revise it in 2019.