Living Southampton

Support & Parenting

Advice and support Southampton

Advice Southampton brings together all key advice providers and stakeholders in the city. Offering specialisms in providing advice to young people, people with disability, refugees and asylum seekers, older people and minority ethnic groups.
Southampton Information Directory provides information and support for adults, carers and young people.



Being a parent is the most important job there is. That's why it's so important to be equipped for what's ahead. Southampton City Council's directory aims to provide support and advice when bringing up a whether a first time parent, a single parent, a parent with older children, a grandparent or a carer.
There are details of national and local agencies and services who can advise and support you, and of any parenting courses currently available.
For information about fostering and adoption in the city, click here.