Mental health | Disability and illness | Behavioural problems

Mental health

Maternal Mental Health Alliance
The Maternal Mental Health Alliance (MMHA) is a coalition of UK organisations committed to improving the mental health and wellbeing of women and their children in pregnancy and the first postnatal year.


Working to provide a better life for those with experience of mental distress.

The Association for Post Natal Illness
Provides support to mothers suffering from post-natal illness, increases public awareness of the illness and encourages research into its cause and nature.

Young Minds
An interactive website, containing information for young people, parents and professionals about children's mental health.

Disability and illness

Disabled Parents Network
A national organisation of and for disabled people who are parents or who hope to become parents, and their families, friends and supporters.

Family Footings
Family Footings is a national project for families of disabled children and children with special educational needs.  They provide advice and resources on how to use person centred thinking to improve outcomes for children and young people in education, health care and day-to-day support.

Family Fund
Family Fund champions an inclusive society where families with severely disabled or seriously ill children have choices and the opportunity to enjoy ordinary life.

Learning Disabilities
Provides information about issues which affect the lives of people with learning disabilities and is a useful gateway to some of the other resources on learning disabilities.

Mummy's Star
Supports women and their families affected by cancer during pregnancy or soon after.

Behavioural problems

Provides information and resources about Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder to anyone who needs assistance - parents, sufferers, teachers or health professionals.

Focuses on understanding children's behaviour and offering solutions to dealing with a wide range of behavioural problems