Local Coronavirus Support for Families in Tower Hamlets
Parent and Family Support Service (PFSS)
The PFSS recognise that at this particularly difficult time parents and carers may require emotional and practical support and that the heightened stress and anxiety of the current medical emergency will put additional pressure on families.
PFSS staff will provide a telephone support / advice service to families referred by schools and social care for parenting support / Special Educational Needs Disability Information Advice and support during this difficult time.
Where possible, English, Bengali, Somali and Turkish speaking practitioners will be available.
Advice and practical support is available for parents / carers from the: Family Information, Advice and Support Team Advice line number - 020 7364 6489 (Mon – Fri 9.00 – 5.00pm)
Parenting advice and support is available for parents/carers and Social Care colleagues from the: Parental Engagement / Parenting Team Email: email@example.com Telephone - 020 7364 6398 (Mon- Fri 9.00 – 5.00pm)
Information and signposting families to services from the: Family Information Service Telephone - 020 7364 6495 (Mon- Fri 9.00 – 5.00pm)
Holiday Childcare is available to Keyworkers from the: Holiday Childcare Scheme. Visit: www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/hcs
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Do remember you can visit the Tower Hamlets website where you can sign up to a newsletter to get the latest information on support available during this time. Click on the links below or visit www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/coronavirus