Welcome to the new Family Connect website

Family Connect is a free, confidential service providing, impartial advice, information, guidance and support on a full range of children's services available across the borough including childcare, activities, school admissions and finance.

Family Connect aims to ensure that families are getting the right help at the right time.

Alcohol abuse

David's story

Are you drinking to much?

Binge drinking

Cut down on your drinking

Staying safe while drinking

Worried about someone else's drinking

Drinkaware provide advice, tips, and facts that can help you if you have concerns about someone else's drinking:

Underage drinking

Support groups

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) - national helpline - 0800 9177 650

STaRS Drug and Alcohol Services - 01952 381777 



Parenting support and advice

Get in touch

Getting the right help at the right time - contact Family Connect now!

Online enquiry form



Alcohol and the heart

Alcohol and the liver