Support for parents and families

We can give you advice and support with parenting or help your child or teenager if they're having problems.

Email or call 01752 668000.

Find information, advice and support services

We can help with issues related to:

How we can help

We'll help you decide what kind of support is right for you and your family and put you in touch with the people that are best placed to help you. This could include:


If you're worried about a child's safety and wellbeing, including a child in your family, you can report it to us.

Report child abuse or neglect

Early Help Assessment Tool

The Early Help Assessment Tool (EHAT), an assessment for multi-agency support, is currently unavailable in the online version, but can be downloaded below:

 Plymouth Online Directory Early Help Assessment [Word, 419KB]

Please email all completed assessments to or send to Gateway Team, GF, Windsor House, Tavistock Road, Plymouth PL6 5UF.

Please copy in the Gateway Team with any documentation from review meetings, such as minutes or delivery plans, when these documents are circulated to those attending the meetings.