Support Services

Support for You

At NorthGene we realise that, depending on your circumstances, you may need extra support at this time. Here we provide the contact details of well known support agencies who may be able to provide help.

Asian Family Counselling Service

Charity providing culturally sensitive marriage counseling
020 8571 3933 / 020 8813 9714
admin@asianfamilycounselling.org
www.asianfamilycounselling.org

British Association of Adoption & Fostering

020 7421 2600
mail@baaf.org.uk
www.baaf.org

Child Support Agency

08547 133 133
8am to 8pm Mon – Fri and 9am to 5pm Sat
www.gov.uk/child-maintenance

Childline

Free, 24 hour, helpline for children and young people
0800 1111
www.childline.org.uk

Couple Counselling Lothian

Charity offering confidential, face-to-face relationship counseling
0131 5561527
info@cclothian.org.uk
www.cclothian.org.uk

Families Need Fathers

Organisation set up to help parents and their families continue to provide the love, care and support that their children need after separation
0300 0300 363
Monday to Friday, 6pm to 10pm
fnf@fnf.org.uk
www.fnf.org.uk

Family Meditation Council

Information service about family mediation and services in your area
www.familymediationcouncil.org.uk

Gingerbread

Organisation providing advice and support to one parent families
0800 802 0925
www.gingerbread.org.uk

Immigration Advisory Service

Legal advice and support with issues surrounding immigration.
0844 887 0111
info@iasservices.org.uk
www.iasservices.org.uk

Parentline Plus

24 hour support service for parents
0808 800 2222
www.familylives.org.uk

Relate

National relationship and family counselling service
0300 100 1234
www.relate.org.uk

Relate Northern Ireland

Relationship counseling service
028 9032 3454
office@relateni.org
www.relateni.org

Rights of Women

Free legal advice for women
020 7251 6575
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursday 2-4pm and 7-9pm. Also open Friday, 12-2pm
info@row.org.uk
www.rightsofwomen.org.uk

Samaritans

24 hour helpline providing confidential, non-judgmental, emotional support
08457 90 90 90
jo@samaritans.org
www.samaritans.org

Talk Adoption

National helpline for young people (under 26) to discuss anything to do with adoption
0808 808 1234
talkadoption@afteradoption.org.uk
www.afteradoption.org.uk

Women’s Aid

Information, advice and support for women who have been affected by domestic violence
0808 2000 247
info@womensaid.org.uk
www.womensaid.org.uk

Youth Access

Information about counselling services for young people under the age of 25
0208 772 9900
admin@youthaccess.org.uk
www.youthaccess.org.uk