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Helping children, young people and their families thrive

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Stay up to date with the latest government guidance and see how our service is adapting to support you during this time.

For school staff check out our 'return to school' programmes which will help you support children back into the school environment post lockdown.


Applying for British citizenship

We understand that applying for British citizenship can be an extremely daunting and expensive process and we are here to help you every step of the way.  

We can offer advice, help with paperwork and will put you in touch with other organisations that can help.

Together we will work out a plan to sort the process, so come into one of our family centres, email or phone 020 8753 6070.


The process

Hammersmith & Fulham Council has detailed information on the process and offers a Nationality Checking Service where they will check through your application (fees apply).

Stress and your family

Worrying about staying in the country can make it difficult to enjoy normal family life. Stress also leads to other problems.

Find out more about how stress can impact your mental health and wellbeing.


Developing healthy brains

Loving, positive and nurturing relationships help children and young people develop the healthy brains they need for future life challenges.

And anything that gets in the way of these positive experiences can lead to toxic stress causing a child's healthy brain development to become impaired.

Watch this short film to find out about the impact toxic stress can have on a child's brain development.

Find out more about the science behind brain development.

Need to talk

Need to talk?

If you would like to talk to one of our local Family Support workers to see how we can help, pop into one of our family centres, email or phone 020 8753 6070.

We're here to help with tailored support for you and your family - just ask!

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Worried about a child?

If you are worried about a child or young person, please call our team on 020 8753 6600.

If you are worried that a child or young person is at immediate risk, please contact the NSPCC on 0808 800 500 or or call the police on 999

Remember Childline is always there for any young person online and on the phone anytime. If you are worried about yourself or a friend they are there for you.