Family Information Service

York Family Information Service is a free and impartial information service for mums, dads and carers of children and young people aged 0-19 (or up to 25 for disabled children).

The Family Information Service can help with anything and everything around family life.

Basically, if you are a mum, dad or carer, have a question but don't know where to go, then contact us!

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Register on our world famous information scheme!

There are lots of things you are expected to just somehow know as a parent.

The information scheme means we send you the most important information everytime your child reaches a key age.

No advertising, just useful information when you need it.


Finding and paying for childcare

When it comes to choosing childcare there are lots of options to think about. York Family Information Service has information about all childcare in and around York. We can provide you with tailored information and talk you through different ways of reducing your childcare bill.

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Children's Centres

Children's Centres are places where children under five years old and their families can go to get services in their local area. York Family Information Service can tell you what services and activities are happening at your local centre.

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Family Support and Parenting

Being a parent is probably the hardest job there is. York Family Information Service can tell you what is happening in your local area to support you as a parent.

Working in Early Years—it's not just child's play!

Working with Children in York offers a huge range of exciting and challenging opportunities for people who are passionate about making a difference. York Family Information Service can give you information about different career options, current vacancies and routes to work.

Contact York Family Information Service

01904 554444

Text 'info' to 07624 802244 and we will call you back

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Statement of Service

Read our full statement of service and standards for York Family Information Service.