Below are a list of useful links including telephone numbers and websites. Clicking on the links will open the site in a new window.
(editor comments, it would be useful to carry links to other Home-Start organisations local to your location, this will help people to locate the nearest one, and also you would be helping each other by having a reciprocal arrangement, these are called BackLinks and are very important in influencing searches).
UK based organisations
Working to end domestic violence against women and children
Tel: 0808 2000 247 website: www.womensaid.org.uk
Citizens Advice Bureau
For free, independent and confidential advice about legal, money and other problems
Tel: 08444 111444 website: www.citizensadvice.org.uk
Providing help and support in all aspects of family life:
Tel: 0808 8010 722 website: www.parentingni.org
Christians Against Poverty
Giving people in debt hope and a solution
New client enquiries line:
Tel: 0800 328 0006 website: www.capuk.org
North Down Borough Council
tel: 028 9127 0371
For more information about the national organisation of Home-Start.
Tel: 0800 068 6368 website: www.home-start.org.uk
Netmums is a UK based family of local websites set up and run by mothers. It includes a discussion forum and provides support and advice for parents.