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

Child Support Agency

08547 133 133
8am to 8pm Mon – Fri and 9am to 5pm Sat


Free, 24 hour, helpline for children and young people
0800 1111


CoramBAAF is an independent membership organisation for professionals, foster carers and adopters, and anyone else working with or looking after children in or from care, or adults who have been affected by adoption.
020 7421 2600

Couple Counselling Lothian

Charity offering confidential, face-to-face relationship counseling
0131 5561527

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

Family Meditation Council

Information service about family mediation and services in your area


Organisation providing advice and support to one parent families
0800 802 0925

Immigration Advisory Service

Legal advice and support with issues surrounding immigration.
0844 887 0111

Parentline Plus

24 hour support service for parents
0808 800 2222


National relationship and family counselling service
0300 100 1234

Relate Northern Ireland

Relationship counseling service
028 9032 3454

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


24 hour helpline providing confidential, non-judgmental, emotional support
08457 90 90 90

Talk Adoption

National helpline for young people (under 26) to discuss anything to do with adoption
0808 808 1234

Women’s Aid

Information, advice and support for women who have been affected by domestic violence
0808 2000 247

Youth Access

Information about counselling services for young people under the age of 25
0208 772 9900