Other Organisations

Foundation Years

A one stop shop for resources, information and the latest news on the foundation years. Developed collaboratively by you, the sector - for the sector. It brings together information from many sources that will help you support children to develop and flourish.

The Family Commission

Welcomes to the Family Commission website. What is life like for families in the UK? What does the future hold for families across the generations? What support do families if all generations need to flourish?

Make Space

Make Space for Health provides lively, interactive and challenging programmes delivered in youth centres and other settings for young people to support them in managing their lifestyles in an enjoyable way.

PSLA – Pre-School Learning Alliance

PSLA is a leading early years membership organisation and one of the largest providers of quality childcare in England.

Contact a Family

Contact a Family's mission and purpose is to remove the barriers imposed by society that prevent families with disabled children from achieving their full potential, and to empower these families to live the lives they want.

End Child Poverty

The  End Child Poverty campaign is comprised of more than 150 organisations from civic society including children's charitites, child welfare organisatons, social justice groups, faith groups, trade unions and other organisations united in our vision of a UK free of child poverty.



ASPECT is the professional association and trade union representing 4,000 professionals working in children's services. These professionals play a vital role in shaping and influencing the lives of millions of children and young people.


ask is a not-for-profit organisation and a registered charity which has established and built on its reputation for being a friendly and reliable service since 1994 offering support to parents through a Family Information Service  (open from 9:30am - 4:30pm) and a Parent Partnership Service supporting parents of children with SEN (0-19).


Action for Children

Action for Children supports and speaks out for the UK's most vulnerable and neglected children and young people for as long as it takes to make a difference in thier lives.


Kids in the Middle

Kids in the Middle is about two things – helping children whose parents are fighting a lot, and helping parents to avoid getting in to this situation in the first place. It is a coalition of organisations and 'agony aunts' who lobby for better support for children and better advice and information for parents. 4Children's Chief Exceutive Anne Longfield is a member of the Steering Group.



Home-Start supports almost 77,000 vulnerable children across the UK. Last year, nearly 17,000 volunteers gave a million hours of support to their families. We help them cope with post-natal illness, isolation, bereavement, disability, domestic violence and much more.


Every Disabled Child Matters (EDCM)

Every Diasbaled Child Matters (EDCM) is a campaign to get rights and justice for every disabled child.


Children England

We are a leading membership organisation for the children, young people and families voluntary sector. Our mission is to create a fairer world for children, young people and families by championing the voluntary orgnaisations that work on their behalf.


Child Poverty Action Group

The Child Poverty Action Group (CPAG) campaigns for the abolition of child poverty in the UK and for better lifestyles for low-income families and children.



2010 was our 30th year of supporting, advising and campaigning for better outcomes for children in care. We work with everyone involved with adoption and fostering across the UK.



Barnado's is a leading children's charity. We run over 400 projects across the UK that transform the lives of children and young people.


Ambitious about Autism

Ambitious about Autism is one of the UK's leading autism campaign organisations. We work to improve the services available for children and young people with autism, and also to increase awareness and understanding of the condition. We're also committed to influencing policy to ensure it meets the needs of people with autism.


CLIC Sargent

Every day 10 families are told their child has cancer. As a leading children's cancer charity, CLIC Sargent offers them extensive care and support.


Children are Unbeatable

The Children are Unbeatable! Alliance campaigns for the UK to satisfy human rights obligations by modernising the law on assault to afford children the same protection as adults. It also seeks to promote positive parenting strategies which offer alternatives to physical discipline.



Gingerbread provides expert support and advice for single parents.

Counselling Directory

Search for a counsellor or psychotherapist near you.
If you're in need of support, search our network to be connected with a professional counsellor or psychotherapist.



Splitz is an independent charity and leading provider of domestic abuse support services in Wiltshire. We have a key role in shaping stretegy and policy through our participation in the Wiltshire Domestic Abuse Reduction Group, Swindon Domestic Abuse Steering Group, domestic abuse forums and by lobbying local, regional and national government.