Get extra support

Being a parent can be great, but sometimes it can be hard. It can be lonely, frustrating and overwhelming. All parents struggle at times, and some need support to overcome these challenges.

To ask for extra help, call 0344 800 8020, email ecfs-families@actionforchildren.org.uk, or 

Request support from the Early Childhood and Family Service

One-to-one family support

The Early Childhood and Family Service (ECFS) provided by Action for Children can offer you extra support. We plan the level of support with you to meet the individual needs of your family. This could be in your own home or in an ECFS base.

We may be able to offer some financial support depending on your circumstances.

Group activities

We offer a range of group activities to support your parenting and your child's development.

Find out more about our group activities

Courses for parents and carers

We also offer courses for parents and carers who feel like they need further support.

Find out more about our courses for parents and carers

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