Connections: Children & Families

Moving Guide for Single Parents

Moving is often a complicated process for anyone, but when you’re raising children on your own, it can really get tough, Here is a guide to help you plan and prepare your children, cost saving tips and more.

Moving Guide for Single Parents website


Fighting Hunger Tackling Food Waste:

We save food and we change lives

We save good food destined for waste and send it to charities and community groups who transform it into nutritious meals for vulnerable people. The food we redistribute is fresh, quality and in date surplus from the food industry and the charities we work with can be found across the UK. Find out how the FareShare model works in our infographic.

FareShare website

Citizens Advice Online

Advice, guidance, and answers to frequently asked questions is provided on the Internet by CAB’s central service Advice Guide.

Citizens Advice Online website

Surrey Family Information Service

A free, impartial information service for families with children aged 0 to 19 (up to 25 for young people with a disability or special educational need). Includes:

Childcare finder

Search for childcare options for pre school and school age children.

Family information directory

Our directory of groups, organisations and services for families in Surrey. (more…)

Surrey Family Information Service website

Sure Start Centres: Pine Ridge Children’s Centre

Sure Start Centres: Pine Ridge Children’s Centre website

Sure Start Centres: The Orchard Children’s Centre

Sure Start Centres: The Orchard Children’s Centre website

Home-Start for Surrey Heath

Home-Start offers support, friendship and practical help to parents with young children in local communities throughout the UK and with British Forces in Germany and Cyprus.

Home-Start offers a unique service. We recruit and train volunteers who are usually parents themselves to visit families with at least one child under five, at home, and offer them informal, friendly and confidential support.

Home-Start for Surrey Heath website

Getting your Kids through Church

Getting Your Kids Through Church Without Them Ending Up Hating God is a churchwide initiative to help prevent a generation of young people being lost to the church.

Getting your Kids through Church website