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In Case of Emergency you can ring the following......

Duty & Advice Team 0113 376 0336 (out of hours 0113 2409 536)

Samaritans ... 08457 90 90 90

MIND for better mental health contact helpline 0808 800 1212. Connect is a telephone helpline open 6 -10.30pm every night of the year for people living in Leeds. The service provides emotional support and information for people in distress.

Dial House 0113 260 9328 is a place of sanctuary open 6pm - 2am Friday, Sat, Sun and Monday. Visitors can access Dial house when they are in crisis. Visitors can relax in a homely environment and can also have an hour of one to one support from the team of Crisis Support Workers.

NHS Direct 0845 4647 for health advice and reassurance 365 days of the year.

Leeds La Leche League 24 hours helpline on 0845 120 2918 Breastfeeding support.

24hr Domestic Violence Helpline - 0808 2000 247

Non Emergencies ............

Family Information Service - 0800 7310 640 who will advise you how to contact professionals within Universal Services.

Police non-emergencies 101

NHS non-emergencies 111

The children's centre is based at Lawns Park Primary School for info on the school go to http://www.lawnspark.org.uk

Other Primary schools in the area websites:

Cobden Primary School http://www.cobden.leeds.sch.uk

Lower Wortley Primary School http://www.lowerwortley-pri.leeds.sch.uk

Ryecroft Primary Academy http://www.ryecroft.leeds.sch.uk

Greenhill Primary School http://www.greenhill.leeds.sch.uk


Alcohol and Drug support services for Young People and Adults across Leeds.

Call on 0113 887 2477 lines open 9am - 5pm Monday - Friday. Answerphone service outside these hours.

4 Main centres in the city:

Irford House, Seacroft Crescent, LS14 6PA

Armley Park Court, 9 Stanningley Road, LS12 2AE

74 Kirkgate, LS2 7DJ

The Market Place, 8-18 New Market Street, LS16DG.

Leeds Survivor Led Crisis Service
Dial House 12 Chapel Street Halton Leeds LS15 7RW
Tel: (0113) 260 9328 Email: survivor.led@lslcs.org.uk
Web: www.lslcs.org.uk

Leeds Affordable Warmth News

Warm homes discount for working age households on a low income maybe eligible. Check the criteria of participating suppliers by going to www.gov.uk/the-warm-home-discount-scheme/eligibility

Job vacancies links: See our facebook page Farnley Children's Centre

"Kevin Makes Friends in Hospital" - link to information for parents of children who are going into hospital for the first time.... www.youtube.com/nhsleedswestccg

Farnley Children’s Centre Service
Advisor can help you about benefits. Contact Farnley Children’s Centre 0113 263 6138 to be signposted.

Adult Autism and Aspergers www.autismleeds.org.uk/

The Life Changing Impact of Autism Service Dogs for more information visit their webpage www.rover.com/blog/autism-service-dogs

In Leeds we have started a new website called the Leeds Local Offer to give people information www.leeds.gov.uk/residents/Pages/Leeds-local-offer-for-young-people

The Ultimate Guide to Home Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities https://www.redfin.com/blog/2016/04/the-ultimate-guide-to-home-accommodations-for-persons-with

Teaching Your Child about Peers and Special Needs https://www.care.com

Creating the Optimal Living Environment for a Child with ADHD http://www.homeadvisor.com

ADHA and Addiction - What is the risk? https://www.discoveryplace.info

Supports, Modifications and Accommodation for Students with Disabilities https://www.parentcenterhub.org

Autism and Addiction - coping with and treating your dual diagnosis - please Google their website for info.

20 Incredibile Colleges for Students with Special Needs http://www.bestcollegesonline.com/blog/20-incredible-colleges-for-special-needs-students/


For apprenticeships go to www.leedspathways.org.uk

For Childcare/Services; Family support/Activities/ 2 yr nursery funding and details of short breaks and fun activities for children & young people with disabilities & their families in Leeds and much more - go to www.familyinformationleeds.co.uk or follow this link The Family Information Service

Visit Leeds City Council site for more information www.leeds.gov.uk

Support for disabled & special needs children and their familes visit www.littlehiccups.co.uk for more information.

For information and advice, visit the following websites

Visit netmums for parenting info and much more, leave feedback on Children's Centre groups www.netmums.co.uk

Parent Channel.tv for parenting advice & information www.parentchannel.tv

Information on healthy living:
go to nutritionist-resource.org.uk & lovepotatoes.co.uk

For Debt Advice contact Step Change on 0800 138 1111 calls free from mobiles.

For information about internet safety go to Think You Know Co. Uk for links to advice, information and CEOP Child Exploitation and Online Protection centre. thinkyouknow.co.uk

"Helping you protect your children from sexual abuse" http://www.parentsprotect.co.uk/

Family Lives Helpline 0808 800 2222 or visit their website at www.familylives.org.uk/advice/divorce-and-separation

Domestic Violence Help Lines

National Domestic Helpline - 0808 200 0247

Leeds Women’s Aid - 0113 246 0401

Sahara - 0113 230 5087

Jewish Women’s Aid - 0800 591 203

Children's Social Care Service - 0113 3760336
(0113 2409536 outside normal business hours)


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Looking for an NHS Dentist?

Contact the Leeds Dental Advice Line on 0800 298 5787.

The advice line is open 9am - 5pm Mon - Thurs and 9am - 4.30pm Fridays.

For out-of-hours dental services, call the West Yorkshire Urgent Care Services on 0345 605 99 99.

Did you know that the best time to register your baby is within their first 6 months.

Dentist in your area

If you need to register you & your child(ren) try the dentist in your area shown below or call the Leeds Dental Advice Line for more dental practices.

Whingate Dental Care, Tong Road, LS12 3BG
Tel: 0113 2638337

Armley Dental Practice, 4 Hall Road, LS12 1XB
Tel: 0113 2638357 Register Tuesdays & Thursdays

The Dental Practice, 7 – 9 Branch Road, Armley
Tel: 0113 2638509

Windmill Dental Practice, 277 Tong Road
Tel: 0113 2798282


Useful links


Leeds City Council