Essex Child and Family Wellbeing Service
On behalf of Essex County Council and the NHS, Virgin Care and Barnardo’s provide a range of child and family services throughout Essex that are free at the point of delivery.
Special needs and parents
Action For Children
We protect and support children and young people, providing practical and emotional care and support, ensuring their voices are heard, and campaigning to bring lasting improvements to their lives.
The UK's leading charity fighting for children and young people's mental health
Mumsnet makes parents' lives easier by pooling knowledge, advice and support on everything from conception to childbirth, from babies to teenagers.
CAVS Family Mentoring Service
There’s no guide book on being a parent or carer. Facing challenges on a daily basis is part of everyday life, but when they become overwhelming you may need a helping hand.
Rayleigh Mega Play
The MegaCentre Family Support Team runs a range of programmes for local children and families. Lead by professional family support workers, we seek to support families coping with a wide range of different needs.