Services in North Lanarkshire

This page details a list of local support services in North Lanarkshire that you can contact for further support for your family. These services range from family support to specific support needs.

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Services in North Lanarkshire

Action: Lone Parents (Circle)

Action: Lone Parents is a service for lone parents and carers living in complex circumstances in North Lanarkshire. The service works with several local partners and aims to build confidence and self-esteem and to strengthen families.

Action: Lone Parents
Pat Cullinan Community Centre
Logans Road
Motherwell ML1 3PB

T: 0800 027 1476

Axis Lanarkshire (Barnardo's)

Barnardo’s Axis is a service for young people aged 16-18 living within Lanarkshire who are affected by their own, or someone else’s substance misuse and other related issues. The service offers a broad range of activities and interventions.

Axis Lanarkshire
Suite T, Town Hall Business Centre
1-11 High Road
Motherwell ML1 3HU

T: 01698 262 443

Barnardo’s Youth Involvement & Family Support Project

Barnardo’s Youth Involvement Project is an intervention service working with children and families affected by the impact of parental substance use. They support young people aged 8-15 who have emerging emotional and behavioural needs. And they support families to build on the emotional resilience of each child and young person and promote positive mental health and social inclusion.

Barnardo’s Youth Involvement Project
Westwood Business Centre
Aberdalgie Road
Glasgow G34 9HJ

T: 0141 773 4297

Families First (North Lanarkshire Council)

Families First is an intensive service that works with children and their families. The team work alongside the young person, their family, social work locality teams and other agencies to help increase positive opportunities and improve real life outcomes for children, their parents and carers.

Families First
Sir John Mann Centre
Bellshill ML4 2AE

T: 01698 403 610

Family Mediation West of Scotland (Relationships Scotland)

Relationships Scotland supports individuals, couples and families experiencing relationship difficulties. They offer a range of services, including family mediation, counselling and supervised contact, to families throughout the West of Scotland.

Relationships Scotland – Family Mediation West of Scotland
19 Woodside Place
Glasgow G3 7QL

T: 0141 332 2731

Health & Wellness Hub

The Health and Wellness Hub aims to improve the quality of life for individuals, in particular those who face disadvantage. They provide a variety of weekly health improvement and wellbeing services for communities in North Lanarkshire. They provide services that are affordable, accessible and inclusive, and address health inequalities and social exclusion.

Health & Wellness Hub
Unit 4
58-60 Albert Street
Motherwell ML1 1PR

T: 01698 262 437

Kinship Care Team (North Lanarkshire Council)

North Lanarkshire Council offer social work support and a kinship care allowance to approved kinship carers . They also support kinship care ‘coffee catchups’ in Coatbridge, Cumbernauld and Bellshill; they organise a range of training opportunities; and they run an annual fun day for kinship families. (To receive information about upcoming events, carers can sign up to North Lanarkshire’s Kinship Care Newsletter). The social work team are well-connected with local agencies, such as Citizens Advice, Nurture Scotland, Motherwell Football Club Community Trust, and Reattach Parenting, and can help kinship carers access additional services through these partners.

Kinship Care
Housing & Social Work
Scott House, 3rd floor
73-77 Merry Street
Motherwell ML1 1JE

T: 01698 332 675

Love ‘n’ Light Recovery Group

Love ‘n’ Light is a recovery organisation formed by a community members in North Lanarkshire. They provide services for individuals and families affected by addiction.

Love ‘n’ Light Recovery Group
The Pilgrim Community Centre
1 Victoria Place
Airdrie ML6 9HA

T: 07473 102 975
T: 07875 634 701

Moira Anderson Foundation

The Moira Anderson Foundation, based in North Lanarkshire, provides a place of safety and support for children and adults who have been affected by Childhood Sexual Abuse. They provide counselling and therapeutic services as well as ongoing support by trained staff. They also offer a weekly drop-in service for clients to spend time in a safe, comfortable and non-judgemental environment.

Moira Anderson Foundation
3 Mavisbank Street
Airdrie ML6 0JA

T: 01236 602 890

Nurture Scotland

Nurture Scotland specialise in supporting kinship carers in all aspects of nurturing the children in their care. They aim to support carers to maintain suitable, secure placements that enable children and young people to achieve their full potential. They provide a range of services including a 24-hour information and advice service, one-to-one and emotional support, support in attending meetings, and training and workshops.

Nurture Scotland
55 Alexander Gibson Way
Motherwell ML1 3FA

T: 01698 264 200
T: 07756 857 631
T: 07562 379 344

Reattach Parenting

Re attachment is a social enterprise that aims to raise awareness of attachment and why it matters. The organisation provides a range of information and training events about attachment for parents, carers, and other clients.


TouchBase & Parent Enabler Project

Sense Scotland run several projects for families with disabled children and young people in Glasgow and the West of Scotland. TouchBase is a purpose built resource centre that helps school-aged children with communication support needs to develop their skills, take on new challenges and make friends. Their Parent Enabler Project provides a range of family support, tailored to the specific needs of the family.

TouchBase Lanarkshire
4 Leys Park
Hamilton ML3 9EQ

T: 01698 422 280

Sense Scotland
43 Middlesex Street
Kinning Park
Glasgow G41 1EE

T: 0300 330 9292


Ypeople, formerly YMCA Glasgow, provides support to a range of vulnerable groups. Their Ypeer Mentoring project is a service for care experienced young people (aged 14-26) in Glasgow and surrounding areas, where peer mentors support young people leaving care or making another life transition.

William Harte House
15 Dava Street
Glasgow G51 2JA

T: 0141 565 1200