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  1. First aid kit for babies

    More than 1 million children a year are involved in an accident in the home. Most aren't serious, but it's sensible to make sure your first aid box contains the essentials. Choose a waterproof, durable box that's easy to carry. It's much easier to take…
  2. Preparation for Adulthood

    Growing up and becoming an adult isn’t easy for anyone. It is a time of big change in your life. During this time you should be at the centre of any discussions about the future. You will need to think of a number of things.…
  3. Respite and Support

    Even the most capable parents and carers know that the best outcomes for their children or young people are achieved when families, agencies and the community work together. These pages are your essential resource for information about support that’s available for the whole family, including…
  4. Health

    We know you would rather spend time looking after the health needs of your child or young person than looking for information about health services. This section provides you with a core resource of specialist clinics, services and advice. What’s more, to help you identify…
  5. Equipment and therapies

    There is a wealth of practical help and equipment available to meet the developmental and daily living needs of your child or young person. To help you find the right solutions, this section brings together information about a variety of suppliers, NHS services and therapy…
  6. connect4communities

    A one-stop-shop for local help and support If you are struggling to pay for necessities like food and fuel, you can use this directory to find sources of local support available in your area. You will also find details about local organisations, restaurants, food retailers…
  7. Housing

    This section contains information and local services to help you with housing-related issues and resources to support staying safe in your home. For a comprehensive list of local services click on the ‘View all services and advice’ link on the right hand side of the…
  8. Debt and hardship

    In this section you will find information on: where to get advice and local support, claiming benefits you maybe entitled to and saving money on household bills. For a comprehensive list of local services click on the ‘View all services and advice’ link on the…
  9. Parenting Support

    Being a parent is rewarding, watching your children grow and helping them to find their independence. Parenting can also be really hard work!! In this section you will find a range of national and local services relating to family life including parenting and support services…
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