Information for families in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

Support for families

There are many organisations which can provide additional help and advice – the following contacts and links may be useful:

General Advice Services

Housing and Homelessness

Household Items

If you need assistance with household items, or energy saving and heating advice, the following organisations may be able to help: 


A number of funding opportunities may available to you and your family depending on your circumstances and the age of your child.  For more information on childcare funding please click here.

Young People

If you are a young person, you can access information, advice and guidance through UP in BCP in Poole Town Centre.

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