Fleet
Phone +44 (0)1252 622 422
Guildford
Phone +44 (0)1483 320114
Email info@watson-thomas.co.uk

Useful Links - further help and advice

Helplines

Childline – 0800 1111
Childline is a free helpline for children and young people in the UK.

Citizens Advice Bureau – Fleet, Hampshire – 01252 617922
Fleet Citizens Advice Bureau is located at the Civic Offices, Harlington Way, Fleet (behind the library) and the advisors provide help and guidance with legal and financial issues through the provision of free, independent and confidential advice.

NSPCC - Child Protection Helpline – 0808 800 5000
Text phone for people who are deaf or hard of hearing 0800 056 0566
Free, 24 hour service which provides counselling, information and advice to parents who need support and anyone who has concerns about a child.

Parentline Plus - Family Lives – 0808 800 2222
A national charity offering help and information for parents, carers and families via a range of services including a free 24-hour confidential helpline, workshops, courses, information leaflets, email and website.

Fatherhood Institute – 0845 634 1328
A national support organisation for all Dads. Some of its projects focus on helping fathers to support their children’s learning

Help to Heal – 0845 120 3788
National helpline that provides telephone help and advice for people suffering from family-related problems.

National Domestic Violence – 0808 2000 247
Helpline run in partnership between Women’s Aid and Refuge. This service is available for women and children experiencing domestic violence.

Relate – 0845 456 1310
Provides relationship support for individuals, couples and families. Offers counselling

Samaritans – Farnborough – 08457 909090
Samaritans provides confidential non-judgemental support, 24 hours a day for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which could lead to suicide.

Womens Aid – 0808 2000 247
Women’s Aid is the key national charity working to end domestic violence against women and children. We support a network of over 500 domestic and sexual violence services across the UK.
http://www.womensaid.org.uk/

Divorce

Advice Guide – Divorce self-help from Citizens Advice

Gov.uk – Get a Divorce

Divorce Aid - Help with a Divorce

Wikivorce - Divorce Advice

Child Protection


Legislation.gov.uk - Child Protection Legislation

Coram – Childrens Legal Centre – Emergency Child Protection

NSPCC - National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children

House of Commons Education Committee – Fourth Report or Session 2012-13
Children first – the child protection system in England – printed October 2012

RCPCH – Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health – Child Protection – Latest Updates

Child Maintenance

Gov.uk – Child Maintenance Service Charter

NI Direct Government Services – Calculate Child Maintenance

Families Need Fathers – Child Maintenance

DAD.info – Child Maintenance Agreements

CMO - Child Maintenance Options

Collaborative Law

Resolution - North Hants Pod - North Hants Collaborative Lawyers Group

Alternatives to Court - A useful guide to finding alternative solutions to going to Court

 

Domestic Violence

Women’s Aid

Refuge

Shelter

National Domestic Violence Helpline

Family Counselling/Mediation

National Family Mediation

Family Matters Institute

One Plus One – Relationship Counselling


Financial

Legal Aid

Step Change – Advice on Problem Debt

Money Advice Service

HM Revenue & Customs – Trusts and Inheritance Tax