Other Local Resources

No Worries - A website dedicated to helping protect children and young people from being abused or neglected. For use by childern or adults that are worried about a themselves or a child

Citizens Advice Scotland -Independent advice on all types of benefits, legal and consumer issues

Scottish Women's Aid - Help, support and advice for women and children suffering from Domestic Abuse

Project Oskar - Re-use and recycling centre for Renfrewshire (donate or buy household items)

Recycle for Scotland National Reuse Helpline - collection and reuse of good quality larger household items and pieces of furniture

Triple P Parenting Program - Positive Parenting Program

Renfrewshire Council - Link to all Renfrewshire Council Services

Inverclyde Council - Link to all Inverclyde Council Services

Parentline Scotland/Children 1st - Free helpline and email service for parents or anyone concerned about a child 

One Parent Families Scotland - Information, support and advice for families, particularly those headed by a lone parent

Talk it Over Group - Help and support for mums suffering from post-natal depression across Renfrewshire

Little Book of Big Scams - a booklet from the Metropolitan Police giving lots of really useful information on how to avoid scams

Parenting Across Scotland - Information and support for parents, carers and families across Scotland

Renfrewshire Carers Centre - Support for carers in Renfrewshire

Parent and Toddler Groups (Paisley) - A list of all toddler groups in the Paisley area with venue/contact information

Parent and Toddler Groups (Renfrewshire) - A list of toddler groups across the Renfrewshire area with venue/contact nformation

Women and Children First - Support services to women and children who have experienced any form of gender-based violence including rape, sexual assault, physical abuse, harassment and/or child sexual abus, female genital mutilation

The Star Project - A community organisation based in the north end of Paisley offering support to individuals and families through group work, drop-ins, counselling and befriending across Renfrewshire

I Am Me - Raising awareness of disability hate crime and harassment in Scotland

Families First Renfrewshire - Renfrewshire Council's Early Years Strategy providing support to families with children age 0-8

Shelter Scotland Foundations First - practical and emotional support with housing related issues (for owner-occupiers, tenants in the private and social rented sectors) for families with children 0-18 in Renfrewshire

Counselling Directory - a confidential service that encourages those in need of mental health support to seek help and to connect with qualified counsellors locally.