Below are a list of useful links including telephone numbers and websites. Clicking on the links will open the site in a new window.

Essex County Council

For information about organisations, support services and activities for families and children throughout the Essex area


Brentwood Borough Council


Womens Aid

Working to end domestic violence against women and children.
Tel: 0808 2000 247

Changing Pathways

Formerly Basildon Women’s Aid, is a domestic abuse charity working across the areas of basildon, Brentwood, Castle Point, Rochford and Thurrock.

Home-Start UK

For more information about the national organisation of Home-Start.
Tel: 0800 068 6368

Citizens Advice Bureau

For free, independent and confidential advice about legal, money and other problems.
Tel: 08444 111444

Family Lives (formerly Parentline Plus)

Providing help and support in all aspects of family life.
Tel: 0808 800 2222

Local Children’s Nurseries

You can go direct to the website and perform your own search by following this link:

Essex County Council: Find-a-provider


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