Family Information Service
Divorce and Separation
Divorce or separation can be an emotional and challenging time for both partners and family members. Whether you are considering separation or are supporting a family through the process here are some useful links.
Relationship Advice and Support
Sure Start Children's Centres
Southend's Sure Start Centres not only have friendly staff that are happy to listen to your concerns and worries they also hold special sessions for Single Mothers and Dad's Clubs that run on various days during the week.
Family Lives - 0808 800 2222 (Free)
Gingerbread for Single Parents - 0808 802 0925 (Free)
National Domestic Abuse Helpline - 0808 200 0247 (Free)