Family Services Directory

Welcome to the Family Service Directory 

Here you will find information on Early Years, Play, Childcare, Financial Support and other family support services. You can also search for local facilities from the Council A-Z directory, by using the search box at the top of the page.

You can contact the Family Information Service (FIS) by;

  • phone: 020 7361 3302
  • email:
  • text message: text 'Family' to 60777 with your name, contact details (postal or email address) and what information you are looking for. We can also text you back with details if the request is short.
  • by mail or in person:
    Family Information Service
    The Town Hall
    Hornton Street
    London  W8 7NX

Latest News

Keep your little ones protected from the flu this winter with the free flu Nasal spray vaccine.

If your child is aged 2 - 4 years they are eligible for a free vaccine, contact your GP, practice nurse or your child's School nurse. For more information, please visit the NHS website.

Children flu vaccine


Adoption and Fostering launch Facebook page

We know that making the decision to adopt or foster a child/children is not a decision to make lightly. 'Like' our facebook page to find out about information evenings, and how we can support you in finding out whether adoption or fostering a child is for you.

Adoption Freephone 0800 781 2332

Childminder Profile Pages

The Family Information Service have been working with childminders to design and create personalised webpages. Some have included pictures of their settings, testimonials, certificates of qualifications and much more. View their profiles below:

Please note that not all childminders have yet set up their own profile page.

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