Organisation Details
Liverpool Early Help Directory

A range of support services for different areas of family life (including services to support young people).

Tel: 0800 085 2022


Liverpool Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB)

This section of the LSCB website assists parents, carers or guardians in safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

Tel: 0151 233 0493/0510


Jacqui Taylor, LSCB Administrator, Liverpool Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB), 5th Floor, Cunard Building, Water St., Liverpool, L3 1DS.


The Koemba parent coaching website is run by Val Mullally, an Accredited Coach who is passionate about supporting parents and professionals as they create environments in which children can thrive. The website enables parents and professionals to connect with the aim of supporting children to think more clearly, connect more compassionately, behave more response-ably and live more joyfully.

E-mail via the website.

Children and Young People Now

A dedicated website for professionals working with children, young people and families, focusing on childcare and early years, education, health, social care, youth justice, and youth work.

Conscious Caterpillars

Conscious Caterpillars aims to empower children and parents with the skills and tools of Meditation and Mindfulness to help them manage stress and emotions in a positive and healthy way whilst also helping them to relax and become happier, kinder and more compassionate with themselves and the world around them.

E-mail via the website.

Kinship Carers

Kinship Carers offers advice, information and support for grandparents, great-grandparents, other relatives, or close family friends who are bringing up children when biological parents are unable to do so.

Experienced team members offer phone and/or face-to-face support, providing advice, information and signposting to relevant services related to your concerns or issues related to caring for a kin child.



A safe, visual search engine for children and young people.

Your Teenager

Helping parents and carers to handle teenage behaviour and build positive relationships.

Contact the organisation by adding comments at the end of relevant articles on the website.

Plant Love Grow

Plant Love Grow creates support tools and resources to assist parents, teachers and health professionals in order to help people guide, nurture, inspire and become facilitators for change and growth.


Dads.Info is Europe's largest advice and support website for fathers. The site celebrates the changing role of Dads with engaging, helpful, practical, entertaining resources and content for every stage of their journey. It is home to the largest connected community of active, involved Dads through its interactive forum, providing great peer to peer support and advice.

Contact via the website.


Mumsnet is the UK's biggest network for parents. It aims to make parents' lives easier by pooling knowledge, advice and support.

The Inspired Treehouse

The Inspired Treehouse is run by pediatric occupational and physical therapists who are passionate about sharing information, tips, and strategies to help readers conquer the common developmental roadblocks faced by children.

The website aims to help children build strong, healthy bodies and minds through play, and features easy-to implement activities that are designed to promote all kinds of developmental skills for kids.


Families Need Fathers

The leading UK charity supporting dads, mums and grandparents to have personal contact and meaningful relationships with their children following parental separation. The organisation offers information, advice and support, helping parents to achieve a positive outcome for their children.

Tel: 0300 0300 363


Families Need Fathers, 134-146 Curtain Road, London, EC2A 3AR.

Family Lives

Family Lives offers help with all aspects of family life that include all stages of a child's development, issues with schools and parenting/relationship support. The organisation also responds when life becomes more complicated, and provides support around family breakdown, aggression in the home, bullying at school, teenage risky behaviour and mental health concerns of both parents and their children. Family Lives provides a 24-hour helpline, advice website, live chat and parenting/relationship support groups.

Tel: 0808 800 2222

E-mail via the website.

15-17 The Broadway, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5HZ.


Thinkuknow is an education programme from the National Crime Agency's CEOP Command. Since 2006, it has been keeping children and young people safe by providing education about sexual abuse and sexual exploitation.

Thinkuknow aims to ensure that everyone has access to this practical information - children, young people, their parents and carers and the professionals who work with them.

Tel: 0370 496 7622


Thinkuknow, Units 1-6 Citadel Place, Tinworth Street, London, SE11 5EF.

The Solihull Approach

A not-for-profit organisation, comprising a team of registered professionals within the UK National Health Service, working with practitioners and parents to develop new resources to support emotional health and well-being in children, families and adults.

Tel: 0121 296 4448


Solihull Approach, Bishop Wilson Clinic, 8 Craig Croft, Chelmunds Cross, Chelmsley Wood, Solihull, B37 7TR.


Gingerbread is the leading national charity working with single parent families. It is at the forefront of shaping policy and services that support single parents and aims to improve single parents' lives, through championing the voices and needs of single parent families and providing effective support services.

Tel: 0207 428 5400

E-mail via the website.

520 Highgate Studios, 53-79 Highgate Road, London, NW5 1TL.


Father2Father in an award-winning organisation that provides support, training and development to fathers, men and adolsesent boys. It aims to empower fathers, young men and youths to make informed decisions about their lifestyle and relationships. The organisation's mission is to increase the proportion of children growing up with involved, responsible fathers and male role models.

Tel: 020 3475 3933 / 07947 633 197



One in four women lose a baby during pregnancy and birth. Tommy's funds research into miscarriage, stillbirth and premature birth, and provide pregnancy health information to parents, so that every parent can have the best possible pregnancy outcomes and take home happy, healthy babies.

Tel: 0207 398 3400


Tommy's, Nicholas House, 3 Laurence Pountney Hill, London, EC4R 0BB.

Liverpool Law Clinic

Liverpool Law Clinic provides free and confidential legal advice to members of the public. This assistance is intended to complement other legal provision and support services in the community to help with particular problem areas.

Tel: 0151 795 0582


Liverpool Law Clinic, Eleanor Rathbone Building, Bedford Street South, University of Liverpool, L69 7ZA.

National Family Mediation

National Family Mediation is the largest provider of family mediation in England and Wales. Its network of affiliated members delivers family mediation in over 500 locations across England and Wales.

Mediation reduces the conflict in separation, divorce or dissolution of civil partnership. It is also more cost-effective and quicker than using lawyers to negotiate, or using the court process, and enables people to make their own arrangements for children, property and finance.

Tel: 0300 4000 636

E-mail via the website.

National Family Mediation, 1st Floor, Civic Centre, Paris Street, Exeter, EX1 1JN.

Educate Against Hate

A website which gives parents, teachers and school leaders practical advice on protecting children from extremism and radicalisation.

UK Safer Internet Centre

The Centre is a partnership of three leading organisations: Childnet International, Internet Watch Foundation and SWGfL which share the mission of promoting the safe and responsible use of technology for young people. Its three main functions are to provide advice and support to children and young people, parents and carers, schools and the children's workforce and to co-ordinate Safer Internet Day across UK; to provide support to professionals working with children and young people with online safety issues; and to provide an anonymous and safe place to report and remove child sexual abuse imagery and videos, wherever they are found in the world.

Tel: 0344 381 4772


Mentally Healthy Schools

A website, primarily for school staff, to support the mental health of pupils.


Donor Conception Network

A supportive network of more than 2,000, mainly UK-based, families with children conceived with donated sperm, eggs or embryos, those considering or undergoing donor conception procedures, and donor conceived people.

Tel: 0207 278 2608


Donor Conception Network, 154 Caledonian Road, London, N1 9RD.