Find information about play sessions for young children, advice about feeding and healthy eating, and other support for parents/carers and families.
Free support for all families in Waltham Forest with children aged 0–5.
Our family services cover four key themes:
- Infant feeding – breast, bottle or mixed
- Healthy eating
- Oral health – children’s teeth
- Speech & language
Phone: 0208 496 5223
“Tots and Toys” is a toddler group for parents/carers and their children aged 0-3.
9.30am – 11am every Tuesday morning in term time.
Open to anyone in the area and is a great place to meet other parents and carers.
Phone: 020 3876 6399
Play sessions, toy loaning and feeding support. You must become a member to attend play sessions – £12 for a year, free for families on benefits.
Address: Walthamstow Toy Library and Play Centre, 46 Ravenswood Road, London E17 9LY
Phone: 020 8509 3401
Family support, play sessions, baby massage and more.
Centres in Walthamstow, Leytonstone, Chingford and Leyton.
Phone: 020 8531 9522
Address: Lloyd Park Centre, Winns Avenue Entrance, Lloyd Park, Walthamstow, London E17 5JW
A baby bank is like a food bank but for baby items. If you, or anyone you know needs some baby items, please contact them.
Phone: 07835 109459
Support for victims of domestic abuse
Advice, support, and counselling for South Asian, Turkish and Iranian women and girls experiencing domestic violence and sexual violence.
Phone: 020 8539 0427
Practical and emotional support, information, advocacy and specialist services. If you need help with safety concerns, emotional or housing support, legal options, reporting to the police, child contact, benefits and financial advice, get in touch.
Phone: 07340 683382
If you need help NOW, phone 0808 802 5565.
Information, advice and support for men and women and young people who are experiencing domestic or sexual abuse.
Address: The Peterhouse Community Centre, 122 Forest Rise, Walthamstow, London E17 3PW
Phone: 0208 520 0755