General Parenting/Family Advice and Courses
Family lives: helpline and website giving advice and information on a large range of issues. 0808 800 2222 www.familylives.org.uk
Gingerbread: Single parent helpline and website with a range of advice and information: 0808 802 0925 (free from land lines) www.gingerbread.org.uk
Coram/ Child Law Advice: Free specialist legal advice and information on child, family and education law for parents, carers and young people in England from Coram Children’s Legal Centre https://childlawadvice.org.uk/
Family Links: practical advice, ideas and resources to support parents and carers to get the best out of family life. https://www.familylinks.org.uk/resources-for-parents
Place2Be: Practical tips to support children’s wellbeing and behaviour.
Services to support families in Northamptonshire
Northamptonshire Children’s Trust (NCTrust) provide a range of services which offer support and advice for children and families.
NCTrust also offer a variety of Parenting Support Programmes, resources and courses. Please contact Claire Golding (Pastoral Support Manager) if you would like to attend a course or find out further information.
Northamptonshire Domestic Abuse Service
Helpline: 0300 0120154
For any general enquires, email: email@example.com
For further information about local events in Thrapston, pop into Thrapston Town Council in the High Street or visit their page on Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/thrapston.towncouncil
School admissions: https://www.northnorthants.gov.uk/school-admissions
Northamptonshire families’ information service. firstname.lastname@example.org http://www3.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/service-finder/The Families Information Service offer free impartial information on: Childcare, activities and Services to support families.
Young Northants: Advice and information for teenagers and young adults. https://www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/young-northants/Pages/default.aspx
Hope for Families: A not-for-profit Christian organisation supporting families across Northamptonshire and the surrounding area, who also offer a range of courses to support families.
Youth Works: Offers a range of support and programmes for young people and their families:
Happier Families courses, Triple P Online programmes and regular Parent Support Drop-Ins. https://www.youthworksnorthamptonshire.org.uk/other-services/family-support/