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Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Family Lives

Type of service:
National Organisation
Address:
53-79, Highgate Road, Parent Line Plus,, London, NW5 1TL
Telephone number:
0808 800 222
Service description:
Support
Becoming a parent is hard work, and it can be even harder without family or friends around to support you. You may be worried about how you will cope financially or how you will continue to study or afford childcare while looking after your baby. Family Lives is available free 24/7 if you need someone to talk to call our free and confidential helpline on 0808 800 222

Education
If you’re currently studying and wish to continue once your baby arrives, there is a scheme from the government that can help to make this possible. Care to learn is for people under 20 who are already a parent at the start of their course and is designed to help with the cost of childcare while you are studying. To find out if you qualify visit the website. For more information call the Learner Support helpline on 0800 121 8989.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 0
Eligibility criteria:
  • Young Parent
Referral route:
  • Contact Service Direct
Last updated on:
24/04/2017

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