Advice Services - Family & Relationships

CAFCASS

Cafcass stands for Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service.
Cafcass represents children in family court cases in England.

3rd Floor
21 Bloomsbury Street
London
United Kingdom
WC1B 3HF
0300 456 4000

Citizens Advice Portsmouth

Citizens Advice Portsmouth has operated in Portsmouth for more than 75 years. They offer free, impartial and confidential advice in person, on the telephone and online to the people of Portsmouth.

2-3 Ark Royal House, Winston Churchill Avenue
Portsmouth
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 2GF
023 9400 6600

Citizens Advice Portsmouth Info Point

Citizens Advice Portsmouth has operated in Portsmouth for more than 75 years. They offer free, impartial and confidential advice in person, on the telephone and online to the people of Portsmouth.

2-3 Ark Royal House, Winston Churchill Avenue
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 2GF
023 9400 6600

Early Years Alliance

All our services have moved online so please check our Website, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or ZOOM

The Early Years Alliance offers information and advice, produces specialist publications, run acclaimed training schemes, campaigns to influence early years policy and practice, and champions childhood and children’s right to play.

50 Featherstone Street
London
United Kingdom
EC1Y 8RT
020 7697 2500

Foster Portsmouth

Portsmouth City Council needs more foster carers to provide homes for Portsmouth children from babies through to teenagers.

Foster carers do an amazing job in helping children and young people reach their full potential

023 9283 4071

Homestart Portsmouth

Home-Start Portsmouth is an independent family support charity. 

17 Lake Road
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 4HA
02392 734400

Joining Forces for Families

The Forces Families Project

The Forces Families project (formerly Joining Forces for Families), an Armed Forces Covenant funded project that has been running since October 2018. It is delivered in partnership by Citizens Advice Hart, Rushmoor Citizens Advice and Portsmouth Citizens Advice. It aims to help serving personnel and their families when they encounter life's stressful events. It is free, confidential and independent and impartial. The Forces Families Project is tri-service and operated in North East Hampshire and Portsmouth and other south coast areas such as Gosport Fareham and Havant. We often attend military events such as health fairs, family fun days and of course Armed Forces day.

Ark Royal House
Winston Churchill Avenue
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 2GF
02394 006600

Marriage Care

The Coronavirus pandemic may have put normality on hold but Marriage Care’s support for your relationship continues. The impact of COVID-19 has put increasing pressure on relationships, and we urge people to seek the support or expert help they need before reaching breaking point.

We have moved all our face-to-face services to online alternatives using effective webcam technology, ensuring that we are able to continue to support as many people as possible. Please browse our website or contact us today to find out more.

We offer a donation-only counselling service so that anyone can access support whatever their financial circumstances. If you are in immediate danger, please refer to our Crisis Support page.

0800 389 3801

Moriah Family Support Group

COVID-19 Update: Closed during Lockdown. Once Lockdown is over, contact organisation to see when activities will start again. Adhering to strict Government COVID-19 Advice.

Moriah Family Support Group confidentially supports all families of children and young ones (0-25) with any special educational needs, particularly those with English as an additional language.

117 Orchard Road
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO4 0AD
07894 628497

Motiv8

The Motiv8 Portsmouth team is based in Portsea and they work with young people across the city.

6 Queen Street
Portsea
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 3HL
02392 832727