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Family Action

Family Action transforms lives by providing practical, emotional and financial support to those who are experiencing poverty, disadvantage and social isolation across the country.

What we do

Family Action believes families facing difficulties should have the support they need to become stronger, happier and healthier. With the right kind of support, families can overcome their difficulties and find hope for a brighter future.

Our services include:

  • FamilyLineWe are here to provide a listening ear, answer particular parenting questions or help with guidance around more complex issues. We can also provide longer-term support through regular sessions with our befrienders and counsellors. All support takes place via telephone, text message or email and is free.
  • Training and consultancyFamily Action provides high-quality training and consultancy services for a wide range of organisations – local authorities, the NHS, schools/academies, early years settings, adoption and fostering agencies, charities and commercial enterprises.
  • Special guardianship support serviceSpecial guardianship provides an alternative legal route to permanence for children where adoption is not appropriate. 

Who to contact

0808 802 6666 Familyline
07537 404282 Text

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday to Friday 9am to 9pm

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