Useful Contacts

The Fostering Network

Fostering Network aims to improve the quality of care for children and young people who are in foster care in the UK. 

87 Blackfriars Road

London SE1 8HA

Tel: 020 7620 6400

020 7620 6400

The Local government Ombudsman

PO Box 4771

Coventry  

CV4 0EH

0300 061 0614

The Pituitary Foundation

Advice and support to pituitary patients, their families and carers. We are the UK's leading charity providing support to people affected by disorders of the pituitary gland such as Acromegaly, Cushing's, Prolactinoma, Diabetes Insipidus and Hypopituitarism.

86 Colston Street

BRISTOL

BS1 5BB

0845 450 0376 or 0117 370 1320

The Samaritans

10 Newbridge Hill

Bath  

BA1 3PU

08457 909090

VOICE

VOICE provides an independent person service for the Child Act complaints procedure; gives advice about the use of the complaints procedure; provides an independent representative service for young people in secure accommodation and can provide an independent person for secure accommodation review panels.

VOICE 320 City Road

London

EC1V 2NZ

020 7833 5792 or Freephone number for Young People: 0808 800 5792

info@voiceyp.org

Carerstrust

Who carers? Trust

Who Cares? offers a practical service for young people on health; education; counselling; employment and information. They communicate with 20,000 young people through the Who Cares? magazine published quarterly.

Who Cares? Trust

15 – 18 White Lion Street

London

N1 9PG

020 7251 3117

mailbox@thewhocarestrust.org.uk