Support Services - Family Support


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Families and Babies.

Breast feeding and peer support, 1-2-1 and groups in Ormskirk and Skelmersdale. 01254772929 online email Contact Us - Families and Babies (FAB)  

Lancashire Healthy Young People & Families Service provides Health Visiting and School Nursing Services across the county.

Health visiting, Baby clinics, School nurses.

Care from Birth to 19 (25 SEN)

0300 247 0040


Lancashire county council Help with urgent needs furniture and supporting people with appealing benefit decisions 03001 236701 Available on Website   Yes
Children Family & Wellbeing Service             

The Children and Family Wellbeing Service (CFW) brings together a range services that work with children, young people and families, including:

Children’s centres, the Young People’s Service, Prevention and Early Help, Lancashire’s response to the national Troubled Families Unit programme

Offering a wide range of support across the 0-19yrs+ age range (25 years for SEND) with a 'whole family' approach.

01695 651350  

Children, education and families - Lancashire County Council

Lancashire west citizens advice Advice agency for multiple issues 08082 787880   Citizens Advice Lancashire West  
Lancashire Positive Minds. Support families with difficulties such as Suicidal thoughts/attempts, Self-Harm, Low Mood, Anxiety, Depression, Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, Autism Spectrum Condition, Borderline Personality Disorder, Eating Disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorders and more. Support for parents and carers with no age cut-off, as many parents become isolated once their children go into Adult Mental Health Services. 0771 3337182 ABOUT US | Lancashire Positive Minds  


Child Action North West.

Fostering, Supporting children, young people, families and communities; ensuring that when life presents difficult circumstances we’re there every step of the way to make sure they get the support they need. 01254 244700 Home page - CANW  
Parents and carers of children looked after (CLA) previously looked after children (PLAC) and children with a social worker (CWSW) Information for parents and carers including foster carers, adoptive parents and those with children on a special guardianship order or child arrangement order.  
Education of children looked after (CLA) previously looked after children (PLAC) and children with a social worker (CWSW)

Resources for professionals, parents and carers of children looked after (CLA) and previously looked after children (PLAC).

    Education of children looked after (CLA) previously looked after children (PLAC) and children with a social worker (CWSW) - Lancashire County Council  
The Zone Neighbourhood Centre Brings agencies together to ensure all issues of a family are tackled 01695 651350      



Children's centre - The Grove Neighbourhood Centre   01772 539680      
Tippy Toes baby bank Supports families with providing baby food, wipes, possible equipment and clothes 078170 80873 No
GINGERBREAD Support for single parent families 08088 020925

Family Lives Signposting support for families 08088 002222

Twinkle House Twinkle House is a Registered Charity providing free support sessions for children and young people with Disabilities and Additional Needs 0-19 years 01695 455625 Available on website

Linkability Linkability is a registered Charity. Linkability will assist people with learning difficulties get homes, care and support 01695 666637 Available on website

Home-Start Central Lancashire Supporting families 01257 241636  
Lancashire council of mosques Religious institution for  education and employment, health, crime and antisocial behaviour, media, quality assurance, young people and families 01254 692289      
Divine Days Disability-friendly activities &  projects that promote inclusion and acceptance 07782551004  





















































Whilst every effort has been made to work with our partners to ensure the accuracy of the information provided in this directory, we do not accept any responsibility or liability for any errors and we recommend that you check with the providers that their service meets your requirements. We offer an impartial service and we cannot recommend or endorse any providers listed and there are links within the directory that take you to external websites which are not managed by the Council and therefore we have no control of their content or changes in their services such as opening times.