Contact A Family


Contact a Family provides support, advice and information for families with disabled children, no matter what their condition or disability.

Services include:

  • Freephone helpline – provides information and advice on issues affecting families with disabled children
  • Publications – produce a range of publications including newsletters and parent guides
  • One-to-one support – offer both practical and emotional support on a one-to-one basis, through its family support service, volunteer parent representatives and local offices
  • Local, regional and national offices – have offices around the UK providing local newsletters, information, workshops and support
  • Campaigning – campaign to improve the circumstances of families with disabled children and their right to fully participate in society



  • Country: United Kingdom