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Bereaved Parents and Family Members

Cruise Bereavement, Richmond ~ 020 8785 4415

MAMA Academy ~ 07917 162306

SANDS Stillbirth and Neonatal Death, Surrey Helpline ~ 07817 410075

Saying Goodbye Service, Kingston ~ 020 8547 1552

Carers Support

ADHD Richmond, a support group for all those concerned with the condition ~ 07768 600706

BREAKAWAY, Richmond ~ 020 8831 6045

Kingston Carers Network, Support and Advice ~ 020 3031 2757

MAPS - Group for parents/carers of Special needs children ~ 020 8546 7711 6378

Playgroup Network Richmond ~ 020 8891 3882

Child and Family Support and Advice

Child and Family Consultation Centre, Richmond ~ 020 8355 1984

Children's Legal Centre, 30 mins Free Advice from Lawyers ~ 0808 802 0008

Contact a Family, SW London ~ 020 8543 9068

Family Information Service (Early Years and Childcare) ~ 01372 833084

Family Information Service, Richmond ~ 020 8831 6298

Home-Start, support for those with under 5's ~ 020 8296 0654

Parent Line ~ 0808 800 2222

Refugee Action, help finding schools, doctors, benefits, etc ~ 020 8547 0115

Re-Unite International Child Abduction Centre ~ 01162 556234

Richmond Legal Advice Service ~ 020 8891 2105

Twickenham Family Support Centre, Tues 3.30-4.45pm age 0-12 ~ 020 8894 5046

Childcare Advice

Choices in Childcare ~ 01737 850212

Kingston Council, Children's information Service ~ 020 8547 6582

Merton Children's Information Service ~ 020 8545 3800

Richmond Council Family Information Service ~ 020 8831 6298

Simply Childcare ~ 020 7701 6111

Children and Young People’s Social Care

Kingston Council, Social Services ~ 020 8547 5757

Children with Disabilities

Babysitting and family support for children with autism and other special needs ~ 07769 116382

Companion Cycling for special needs children in Bushy Park ~ 07961 344545

Family Support Services, Kingston ~ 020 8547 6524

Horizon, Computers for children with disabilities, Richmond ~ 020 8831 6060

KINGSTON, Tuesday Special Club 0-5yrs, 10am-12pm, Warren Park Children's Centre ~ 020 8547 6567

Participation Officer for Disabled Children and Young People in Kingston ~ 020 8547 6215

Richmond Advice and Information on Disability RAID ~ 020 8831 6070

Warren Park After School Club, Kingston, 8-18 yrs ~ 020 8547 6523

Children with Reading or Learning Difficulties

Babysitting and family support for children with autism and other special needs ~ 07769 116382

Bruce Picton, Chartered Educational Psychologist ~ 020 8943 0253

Companion Cycling for special needs children in Bushey Park ~ 07961 344545

Dyslexia Association for Merton ~ 020 8682 0773

Emma Howis, Independent Speech and Language Therapist ~ 07884 025721

Horizon, Computers for children with disabilities, Richmond ~ 020 8831 6060

MAPS - Group for parents/carers of Special needs children ~ 020 8546 7711 x6378

Participation Officer for Disabled Children and Young People in Kingston ~ 020 8547 6215

Preschool Home Teaching Scheme for additional needs, Merton ~ 020 8545 4817

Project for Children with Special Needs, Richmond ~ 020 8831 6175

Richmond Music Trust, providing instrumental tuition to pupils ~ 020 8538 3866

Speech Works, Private Paediatric Speech & Language Therapy, Richmond ~ 07768 895566
http://myspeechworks.com

Stepping Stones Down Syndrome Support Group ~ 07541 572474

The Project for Children with Special Needs, Richmond ~ 020 8831 6175

Domestic Abuse, Support and Advice

Domestic Violence Agencies ~ 020 8831 6175

Kingston Refuge, Advice services for domestic violence ~ 020 8390 8431

Merton Refuge, safety for women & children who are victims of domestic violence ~ 020 8542 8791

Education Information

Education Welfare Service, Kingston ~ 020 8547 5243

Education Welfare Service, Richmond ~ 020 8487 5479

Independent Schools Council Information Service ~ 020 7766 7070

Kingston Council, Education and Leisure ~ 020 8547 5234

Richmond Council, Education Services ~ 020 8891 7500

Family Planning Clinics and Services

Kingston Town Children's Centre, Family Planning Clinic Weds 10am to 11am ~ 020 8481 0640

First Aid Training for Parents and Carers

ABC Kickstart First Aid & Training ~ 07706 243747

Ashden Resuscitation, resuscitation training ~ 07981 056571

Baby Steps - First Aid, Weaning & Baby Massage courses ~ 07796 942771

Clarendon Children's Centre, for parents/carers of children 0-12 months, Ashford ~ 01784 424759

Daisy First Aid provides first aid training in the comfort of your own home ~ 07966 383290

Easy to follow Paediatric First Aid Training for parents and professionals ~ 020 8398 1428

R E D I, First Aid Training for Parents At Home ~ 020 7610 0710

Safe and Sound, Paediatric First Aid Courses ~ 020 8445 8998

St Johns Ambulance ~ 0844 770 4800

The Parent Company, First Aid for Babies and Children ~ 0845 094 4220

Fostering and Adoption

Adoption and Fostering Team - Kingston ~ 020 8547 6034

Kingston Adoption Team ~ 020 8547 6042

Kingston Information for Step Parent Adoption ~ 020 8547 6042

National Fostering Agency ~ 01895 200300

Richmond Council adoption service ~ 020 8891 7754

Health Helplines

Action for Sick Children ~ 020 8542 4848

HELP, Phone support for after traumatic births ~ 020 8241 3483

The Asthma Society ~ 0800 121 62 44

Health Visitors and School Nurses

Health Visitors, Hawks Road Clinic, Kingston ~ 020 8546 1115

Health Visitors, Roselands Clinic ~ 020 8942 0800

Morden Road Health Visitors, SW19 ~ 020 8540 1380

Patrick Doody Health Visitors Clinic, SW19 ~ 020 8254 8310

Richmond Health Visitors ~ 0208 714 4069

School Nurses, Kingston Nurses are based at Hawks Rd Clinic ~ 020 8546 1115

Helplines

Childline ~ 0800 1111

NSPCC ~ 0808 800 5000
http://www.nspcc.org.uk

Refuge Helpline ~ 0870 599 5443

Surbiton Police Station ~ 020 8399 1212

The Samaritans ~ 0345 909090

Hospitals

Kingston Hospital, with 24 hour casualty department ~ 020 8546 7711

Local Leisure Information

Kingston Council, Leisure and Sport Services ~ 020 8547 5209

Kingston sports and recreation in Kingston ~ 020 8547 5208

Richmond Council, Leisure Services ~ 020 8831 6133

Mediation Services

Mediation in Divorce ~ 020 8891 6860

Surrey Family Mediation Service, for families going through divorce, separation ~ 01372 749911

Mental Health for Children

Merton Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service ~ 020 8254 8061

NHS Health Centres and Clinics for Children

Alexander House Wimbledon, Private Medical Practice ~ 020 8543 9098

Brunswick Health Centre, Surbiton ~ 020 8390 5321

Churchill Medical Centre, Kingston ~ 020 3435 4659

Hampton Wick Surgery ~ 020 8977 2638

Kingston Clinical Commissioning Group ~ 020 8339 8000

Langley Heath Centre, Surbiton ~ 020 8390 9996

Manor Drive Health Centre ~ 020 8329 9920

Merton Clinical Commissioning Group, working together for a healthier Merton ~ 020 3668 1221

Merton Doctors Surgeries ~ 020 8335 1400

NHS 111 service if you need medical help/advice but it's not a medical emergency ~ 111

Princes Road Surgery, Wimbledon ~ 020 8542 2827

Raynes Park Health Centre ~ 020 3668 1999

Richmond Clinical Commissioning Group, a healthier Richmond for everyone ~ 020 8734 3000

Richmond Practice, Private Doctors Service ~ 020 8940 5009
http://www.richmondpractice.co.uk

St David's Family Practice, Stanwell ~ 01784 883933

Toothbeary, My Child's Dentist ~ 020 8831 6870

One Parent Families

Gingerbread Single Parent Helpline, free confidential service ~ 0808 802 0925

Holiday Endeavour for Lone Parents ~ 01302 728791

Lone Parent Advisor ~ 020 8250 4600

Lone Parent London Gingerbread ~ 0800 018 4318

National Council for One Parent Families ~ 0800 108 5026

Richmond and Twickenham Gingerbread ~ 020 8715 0026

Single Parents Support, advice, support and counselling for single parents ~ 07443 872754

Surrey Family Mediation Service, support and advice ~ 01372 749911

Parenting Courses and Support

A variety of courses, Buckland Children's Centre, phone for details ~ 01784 227977

Clarendon CC, Ashford, Little Treasures, parents of premature or poorly babies ~ 01784 424759

Concious Parenting ~ 020 8943 3163

Cope Consultants ~ 020 8763 1707

Family Lives, helping parents to deal with the changes ~ 0808 800 2222

Mortlake Family Support centre, Parenting Courses ~ 020 8876 7294

Parenting Courses in Twickenham ~ 020 8892 5258

Parenting Puzzle Workshops, Clarendon Children's Centre, phone for details ~ 01784 424759

Parenting Success Coaching, creating healthy habits for the whole family ~ 07756 918126

The Parent Practice, parenting courses, SW London ~ 020 8673 3444

Transformational Coaching for Mothers, contact Lindy Laubscher ~ 07823 335980

Relationship Counselling and Support

Marriage Care, marriage preparation, relationship counselling and more ~ 020 7371 1341

Relate, Kingston, Confidential counselling relating to family issues ~ 020 8549 3318

Relate, Richmond, Confidential counselling relating to family issues ~ 020 8940 8578

Relate, Wimbledon, Confidential counselling relating to family issues ~ 0300 003 3225

Richmond Counselling Service ~ 020 8948 7881

Speech, Drama and Communication Skills

Chatty Cherubs Speech and Language Therapy for children 2-5yrs ~ 07900 566595

Emma Howis, Independent Speech and Language Therapist ~ 07884 025721

Kathryn Dickie, Speech and Language Therapist ~ 020 8397 0663

Speech Works, Private Paediatric Speech & Language Therapy, Richmond ~ 07768 895566
http://myspeechworks.com

Susan Sheridan, Independent Speech and Language Therapist ~ 020 8542 6766
http://www.susansheridan.co.uk

Young People’s Advice and Support

Alcohol Services in Kingston and Richmond ~ 020 8940 1160

Connexions, Kingston Upon Thames, Information, Advice & Support for 13-19yr olds ~ 020 8410 4105

Insight, advice for young people including teenage pregnancy ~ 020 8687 5226

Spelthorne Young Parents Group, Ashford Youth Centre ~ 07792 069158