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Additional support for families

If you require a food bank, the food banks in Erdington are located at:

Six Ways Baptist Church, Erdington (Thursday 12-2pm)

George Road Baptist Road, Erdington (Tuesday 12-2pm)


If you need to access support or raise concerns about a child, please contact CASS on 0121 303 1888


For support with mental health and emotional well-being, contact Pause on 0207 8414470


Adults can get support from MIND by calling 0121 262 3555. Or for urgent help call Forward Thinking Birmingham on 0300 300 0099.

Bereavement support. It’s a terrible time to lose a loved one — you can get help by calling 0121 687 8010 or from Cruse  or ring the Helpline0808 808 1677
Early help for families. If anyone in your family needs more help, from public services or community groups, then please contact our voluntary sector local leads. We have ten areas which can connect you to support across the city. The Contact for the Erdington area is   

Lisa Martinali 

0121 748 8199

Online parenting course. Birmingham City Council have  pre-paid for every parent in Birmingham to access a parenting course. Just enter the access code “COMMUNITY” at the top of the page to claim. There are courses for parents, carers and grandparents of children from bump to 19. Learn about how your child develops, and get tips to manage their behaviour.