The Children’s Heart Federation (CHF) is the leading UK children’s heart charity.
If you have concerns relating to a baby, child or teenager with a heart condition or to a
pre-natal diagnosis, CHF’s information line will offer advice and support.
Call 0300 561 0065 (lines are open Monday to Friday, 0900 to 1700 and calls cost a
similar rate to 01 or 02 numbers) or email email@example.com with your query.
Information sheets can be downloaded from the CHF website
http://www.chfed.org.uk/how-we-help/information-service/ they cover a wide range of
heart conditions and issues relating to caring for heart children.
Sands support anyone who has been affected by the death of a baby, whether your baby died recently or long ago.
The Sands helpline hours are:
Monday – Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm, plus Tuesday and Thursday evenings between 7pm – 10pm.
Calls to Sands’ Helpline on 0808 164 3332 are completely free.
ARC Antenatal Results and Choices
ARC is the only UK wide charity providing non-directive information and support through antenatal testing and its consequences. We provide specialised support to those facing a prenatal diagnosis of fetal anomaly.
Call our national helpline and speak to a member of our trained team.
Our national helpline is open Monday to Friday, 10.00am-5.30pm.
Call 0845 077 2290 or 0207 713 7486 from a mobile
Or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Caring for a child with heart disease
If you are the parent or carer for a child or young person with a heart or circulatory condition, it is normal to worry about medical and practical issues as your child grows up.
The BHF have lots of information and advice to support you caring for your child.
You can also find peer-to-peer support as part of their online community on HealthUnlocked.
Forget me Not is a Yorkshire based children's hospice whose vision is for a world in which children and young people no longer face life-shortening conditions. Until that day comes, their mission will always be to offer them, and their families support, love and laughter.
Call us: 01484 411 040
Email us: email@example.com
Al-Anon Family Groups provide support to anyone whose life is, or has been, affected by someone else’s drinking, regardless of whether that person is still drinking or not.
For every drinker, five people are affected. If you are worried about someone’s drinking, you can call their helpline on 020 7403 0888 (10am-10pm) or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Victim Support provides practical and emotional support to victims of all crimes, including acid attacks.
Anyone seeking help can contact us on our free 24/7 Supportline number on 0808 16 89 111 or via our website www.victimsupport.org.uk
Addaction support adults, children, young adults and older people to make positive behavioural changes.
Whether that's with alcohol, drugs, or mental health and wellbeing, they help people improve their lives in ways they never thought possible.
There are several ways you can get in contact with Addaction.
Visit the website: addaction.org.uk
If your question is about a specific service, you can find your nearest Addaction service for their correct local contact details.
If you need support right now or you need help navigating the website you can chat online with one of their professional advisers.
Start a webchat, click on the ‘Chat with us’ on the bottom right hand side of the webpage (it's usually available between 10am and 4pm, Monday to Friday)