Family Support

Salvation Army The Social Services section of the Salvation Army runs community homes for children looked after by local authorities in South London, Liverpool and Southport. These units also offer respite care at weekends and during school holidays. The SA also run family centres in Belfast, Dublin, Portsmouth, Birmingham, Nottingham, Leeds and Greenock providing temporary…

Learning Disabilities

Afasic | Voice for Life BILD, the British Institute of Learning Disabilities – Welcome Mental Health Foundation DIAL Network – local disability info – Disability Charity – Scope UK Dyslexia Action Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities Institute for Neuro Physiological Psychology nasen – promoting the development of children and young people with special educational…

Money

Money Advice Service Free & impartial money advice set up by the government. Sharing Pensions Site focussing on pension sharing after divorce and also giving general information about divorce. Retail Prices Index – ONS ┬áRetail Price Index Online RPI table going back to 1970. Parkers Information about car prices. Nationwide Useful information about house price…

Legal Organisations

The Law Society Resolution – first for family law  Resolution (formerly the SFLA) Association of over 5000 solicitors aiming to promote a conciliatory atmosphere within which family breakdown can be managed. The site currently contains information about choosing a solicitor, mediation and the SFLA Code of Practice. Metropolitan Police Service The Magistrates’ Association Accreditation –…

Social Work

Barefoot Social Worker – a libertarian social work perspective  Barefoot Social Worker Radical social work site exploring a class-based approach to social work with some thought-provoking articles. Care And Health Law – Home Page  Social work led organisation committed to improving the level of care delivered in the UK no less. Practical information, circulars, articles…