Here is a selection of websites which you may find useful. Please note these are external websites that have been recommended to us.
If you have any other suggestions, or if you find any are unsuitable or not working, please contact Mrs Thomas via the school office.
Barnet Adult Carers – support for anyone who cares, unpaid, for a friend or family member who due to illness, disability, a mental health problem or an addiction cannot cope without their support.
Contact: 020 8343 9698 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Barnet Young Carers – support for children and young people caring for a parent or sibling
Contact: 020 8432 2092 or email email@example.com
Home-Start Barnet –Trained volunteers – usually parents themselves – visit families in their homes and provide informal, friendly and confidential support covering a range of areas.
Contact: 020 8371 0674 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
One Stop Shop – a free drop-in service for male and female victims of domestic violence.
Contact: 020 8359 4797
Barnet Solace Advocacy and Support Service – free and confidential advice and support for women in London affected by abuse
Contact: 020 8733 4113
National Domestic Violence Helpline – free, 24 hour helpline
Contact: 0808 2000 247
Men’s Advice Line – support for male victims of domestic violence
Contact: 080 8801 0327
Sweet – supporting women into employment, enterprise and training
Contact: 020 7266 8254 or email email@example.com
Other Support Services
Turn2us – links to sources of information and advice on benefits, housing, jobs, legal issues and other practical help
Outreach Barnet – a short-term support service that works with people who have housing related support needs
Contact: 020 3115 1185
Welfare Rights – for parents of children under 5
Contact: 020 8359 6135 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
WDP – a drug and alcohol charity committed to helping those who are affected by substance misuse
Contact: 0300 303 2866 or email: email@example.com
Barnet Refugee Service – a charity working with individuals and agencies to improve the quality of life and promote the physical, social and mental well-being of refugees and asylum seekers.
Contact: 020 8905 9002 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Children’s centres are a place where you can enjoy a variety of activities with your child in a friendly and relaxed environment. Courses, advice and a range of services are available to parents and carers with a child under 5.
Please phone or check your local centres website for details of current provision.
Coppetts Wood Children’s Centre, Coppetts Road, N10 1JS 020 8883 2985
Hampden Way Children’s Centre, Hampden Way, Southgate, N14 5DJ 020 8368 2131
Newstead Children’s Centre, 1 Fallows Close (off Tarling Road) Finchley N12 8LG 020 8359 3460
Underhill Children’s Centre, Mays Lane, Barnet EN5 2LZ 020 8359 3440
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