Adopt South West
Adopt South West is a partnership of councils working together to make the adoption process quicker and simpler.
Adoption Support Fund
Adoption Support Fund – Funding for therapeutic support for adopted children and their adoptive families.
Website for parents of babies that are born prematurely or who are poorly offering information and advice.
Childcare funding 2 year olds
Information from Somerset County Council on childcare funding for 2 year olds.
Childcare funding for 3/4 year olds
Information from Somerset County Council on childcare funding for 3 and 4 year olds.
UK Charity offering help and support to parents with babies who cry excessively or have sleep problems.
Offering a range of support related to any aspect of life, from before a baby is born right up to age 25.
ERIC – The Children’s Bowel and Bladder Charity
Charity dedicated to improving the lives of children facing continence challenges.
Fair Frome – Food at Five
Information on Fair Frome’s Food at 5 project which offers hot meals 3 evenings a week across Frome.
Family Counselling Trust
Grant-supported service for children, adolescents and their families where there are emotional, behavioural or other mental health problems.
Funding for families who are raising a disabled or seriously ill child or young person aged 17 or under.
Fostering in Somerset
Fostering in Somerset – Website run by Somerset County Council – Information and advice around Fostering.
Frome Healthy Little Ones
The drop-ins are a friendly and fun session to access health advice, meet other parents, weigh your baby and play!
Frome Learning Partnership – Family Support
Frome Learning Partnership; Family Support Frome Learning Partnership’s Parent and Family Support Advisors (PFSAs) and Family Support Practitioners (FSPs) work across schools…
Frome School Nursing Team – Chat Health
Secure and confidential service allowing young people to access health care professional for advice and support.
National charity working with Single Parents. Information, advice and support through online forums, local groups and a helpline.
Health for Teens
Information and advice website for young people around all aspects of their health.
Health Visiting Team – Young Parents Facebook page
Information from the Health Visiting team for Young Parents in Somerset.
Healthy Start – NHS
Healthy Start – NHS Vouchers for free food/milk/vitamins for families with under 4’s.
Mental Health Foundation
Mental Health Foundation – Information and advice website around Mental Health.
National Autistic Society
Offering Information, advice, guidance, education and training for people on the autistic spectrum and their families.
O2 and NSPCC run website giving information and advice for parents around keeping kids safe online.
Offering single parents advice and support as well as opportunities to meet other local single parents.
Purple Elephant – Small Steps
Early intervention service with weekly group sessions, plus 1:1 support, giving early parenting help and advice to families with preschool children.
Relationship counselling for individuals, couples and families, counselling for children and young people and sex therapy.
Rethink Mental Illness
Rethink Mental Illness offer an advice and information service for anyone affected by mental health problems.
Somerset Carer Leavers – Young Parents
Support and advice for care leavers becoming a parent or with a child or children.
Information, advice and support for children, young people and families around SEND needs.
National Teenage Pregnancy Charity offering information and support around being a teen parent as well as Young Parents groups.
The Lullaby Trust
Advice on safer sleep for babies, supports bereaved families and raises awareness on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).
Young Parents Advice
Supporting Young Parents whose children are in need. Website and free Phoneline.