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Child & Family Health

Brighter Outlook, physical activity for people with cancer ~ 01273 668591

Al-Anon Family Group, for friends & family of alcoholics, local Brighton & Hove groups ~ 020 7403 0888 (confidential helpline)
http://www.al-anonuk.org.uk/

Back 2 Balance, family chiropractor, paediatric & pregnancy specialist ~ 01273 206868

beat, Eating Disorders Association helpline ~ 0808 801 0711 (youthline)

Children with Cancer Fund, granting wishes to families whose children have cancer ~ 01323 488561
http://www.childrenwithcancerfund.org.uk/

Children's Physio Ltd, Paediatric Physiotherapy & Hydrotherapy in your home ~ 01306 886883

Emma Olliff, nutritional therapy for all the family ~ 07833 348623

Healthwatch Brighton & Hove, information about health & social care ~ 01273 234041

Healthy Child Clinic & drop-in group with toy library, Moulsecoomb Children's Centre, Tue 9-10.30am ~ 01273 294040

Healthy Child Clinic drop-in, Boomerang Nursery, Saltdean, Tue 1.45-2.45pm ~ 01273 290301

Healthy Child Clinic drop-in, City View Children's Centre, Thu 9.30-11am ~ 01273 294040

Healthy Child Clinic drop-in, Conway Court Children's Centre, Thu 1.30-3pm ~ 01273 296356

Healthy Child Clinic drop-in, Cornerstone Community Centre, Wed 1.30-3pm ~ 01273 294100

Healthy Child Clinic drop-in, Hollingdean Children's Centre, 2nd & 4th Mon 9.30-11am ~ 01273 295623

Healthy Child Clinic drop-in, North Portslade Children's Centre, Wed 1-2.45pm ~ 01273 294062

Healthy Child Clinic drop-in, Roundabout Children's Centre, Whitehawk, Fri 9.30-10.45am ~ 01273 290301

Healthy Child Clinic drop-in, Tarner Children's Centre, Fri 1.30-3pm ~ 01273 296700

Healthy Child Clinic drop-in, West Hove Children's Centre Tue 9.30-10.30am ~ 01273 266000

Healthy Child Clinic, Deans Children's Centre, Mon 11.30am-12.30pm ~ 01273 290301

Healthy Child Clinic, Fiveways Playcentre, Florence Rd, 1st & 3rd Thu 9.30-11am ~ 01273 295623

Healthy Child Clinic, Hangleton Park Children's Centre, Wed 9.30-11.15am ~ 01273 295272

Healthy Child Clinic, Hollingbury & Patcham Children's Centre, Thu 9.30-11am, check venue ~ 01273?293311

NHS Choices, non emergency medical advice ~ 111

ru-ok? Young Person's Substance Misuse Service in Brighton & Hove, drugs, alcohol, legal highs etc ~ 01273 293966

Tree of Life, Portland Rd, Hove, pre/post natal acupuncture, massage, nutrition, caesarian recovery ~ 01273 220159

Children with Disabilities

Auditory Verbal UK: helping deaf babies & children listen & talk ~ 01869 325000

Childcare Inclusion Fund-funding to help children who need extra support to attend childcare ~ 01273 293670

Contact a Family, advice for families with a disabled child ~ 0808 808 3555

Family Welfare

Allsorts Youth Project for LGBT & unsure young people, 13-25yrs, TAG group for U16yrs ~ 01273 721211
http://www.allsortsyouth.org.uk

Brighton Oasis Project for women substance misusers, drink & drugs, & their children ~ 01273 696970

Brighton Resource Centre, 6 Tilbury Place BN2 0GY, support services for community groups ~ 01273 606160

Brighton Unemployed Centre Families Project, Tilbury Place, advice centre, courses, creche, lunches ~ 01273 671213

Brighton Women's Centre, supporting women ~ 01273 698036
http://www.womenscentre.org.uk

Childline, freephone, confidential counselling charity for young people up to 19. Email or talk 1-1 ~ 0800 1111

Citizens Advice Bureau, Hove Town Hall, Tisbury Rd, BN3 3BQ plus outreach venues ~ 01273 223951
http://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/local/brighton-hove/

Community Base, 113 Queen's Road BN1 3XG, to find out more about community services ~ 01273 234000
http://http://www.communitybase.org/

Early Help, brings together professionals to work with the whole family to try & make things better ~ 01273 292632

Family Support Service for families attending the City Partnership for Education schools ~ 01273 291478
http://www.bcpfe.org.uk

Katie Leatham Counselling, specialist in post natal depression & parenting ~ 07906 071374

MIND Brighton & Hove, support for those with mental health issues ~ 01273 666950

Money Advice Plus, supporting those experiencing difficulty managing their money/financial affairs ~ 0800 988 7037
http://http://www.moneyadviceplus.org.uk/index.php

National Domestic Violence Helpline, partnership between Refuge & Women's Aid ~ 0808 2000247 (24 hours)
http://www.nationaldomesticviolencehelpline.org.uk

NYAS, for young people with disabilities or in need ~ 0808 8081001

PATCHED offers support for families, friends & carers of substance users ~ 01273 731900/574100

Rainbow Families, informal social group supporting LGBTQ parents in Brighton & Hove ~ [email protected]

Relate Brighton, 58 Preston Rd BN1 6GG ~ 01273 697997

RISE, helps people affected by domestic abuse with practical solutions ~ 01273 622822/0300 323 9985
http://www.riseuk.org.uk

Safety Net, works to improve safety & well-being for children, young people & families ~ 01273 411613
http://www.safety-net.org.uk

St Luke's Advice Service, Exeter St, welfare, debt, housing, relationships etc assistance ~ 01273 549203
http://www.stlukesadviceservice.org.uk

Survivors' Network, helpline & counselling for survivors of sexual violence & abuse ~ 01273 203380

The Samaritans, Dubarry House, Newtown Rd Hove; confidential crisis support 24hr helpline 116 123 ~ 01273 772277

Victim Support, independent charity supporting people affected by crime or traumatic events ~ 0808 1689274/0808 1689111

First Aid Training

Baby and Child First Aid Courses - at set venues or classes in your own home ~ 07946 391117

Birth, Baby & You, parent first aid workshops; First Aid ABC, training for childcare professionals ~ 07766 526009

Community First Aid, life support & first aid training including paediatric training ~ 07889 379964

Harmony at Home ~ 01444 212599 (see advert)
http://www.harmonyathome.co.uk

Mini First Aid, 2hr class for adults; 1hr class for children 8yrs+ ~ 07826 899607

Red Cross First Aid Training, Unit 1A St Joseph's Business Park, St. Joseph's Close, Hove BN3 ~ 0344 412 2808

St John Ambulance, Crowhurst Rd, Hollingbury, paediatric first aid training courses ~ 01273 371500

To Baby and Beyond - baby & child first aid courses at home or in Hove ~ 01273 702496

International Family Groups

Arco Iris Bilingual Spanish Speaking Family Group (up to 7yrs), Phoenix Centre, fortnightly ~ 07747 117350

Deutsche Samstagschule, German Saturday School ~ [email protected]

Do you speak French? Join Les Franglophones, community group for French speaking families ~ lesfranglophones.co.uk

English Class run by the Friends Centre, Hollingdean Children's Centre, Fri 9.30-11.30am ~ 01273 810210

Hinatabokko Japanese Club for Japanese speaking children, Fri 4.15-5.15pm, Hangleton Children's Centre ~ [email protected]

Kimbap Club, for families with a Korean heritage ~ 07516 623630

Mosaic, Hollingdean Children's Centre for black & mixed parentage families, Tue 9.30-11.30am ~ 01273 295623

SRC Kalinka, Russian speaking language classes & cultural events ~ www.kalinka.org.uk

One Parent Families

Fun in Action, befriending volunteer service for children from disadvantaged lone parent familes ~ 01273 559794

SPIN (Single Parent Information Network), information sharing network including meetups etc ~ [email protected]

Sussex Gingerbread group, Monday meet-up, Tarner Children's Centre, 10-11.30am ~ 01273 296700

Parenting Courses & Support

Baby Nutrition & Weaning Workshops, various venues in Brighton & Hove ~ 07950 324034

Brighton & Hove Maternity Services Liaison Committee ~ Text BABY and query to 60777

Mothers Uncovered: A creative support network for mothers, 5 week courses, some free ~ 01273 235336

Parents as Guides at The Montessori Place, Hove ~ 01273 773764

Triple P Parenting Courses ~ 01273 294471
http://http://www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/content/children-and-education/childcare-and-family-support/triple-p-courses-and-talks

UMEmamas, peer-to-peer group for mums with 0-4yrs, Thu 12.15-1.30pm, Tree of Life, Portland Rd ~ 07984 428788

UMEmamas, peer-to-peer group with yoga & mindfulness for mums, Mon 10-11.30am, Phoenix Centre ~ 07809 075602

Social Services

Children's Services, Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) ~ 01273 295920

Twins & Multiple Births

Multiple Birth Group, Hangleton Park Children's Centre, Mon 9.30-11.30am (parent led) ~ 01273 295272

Salvation Army Twins (Multiple Births) Club, Park Crescent Terrace, Fri 9.45am ~ 01273 607095

Young Parents

Bump & Me, Tarner Children's Centre, teenage antenatal classes, Mon 12.30-2.30pm ~ 01273 296700

Care to Learn Scheme, govt scheme for parents under 20yrs to help with childcare costs during study ~ 0800 1218989
http://www.gov.uk/care-to-learn/overview

Cool Kids, Roundabout Children's Centre, under 24yrs with pre-school children Thu 1-2.30pm ~ 01273 290300

Teenage Pregnancy Liaison Midwifery Service ~ 07876 357443
http://www.mypregnancymatters.org.uk