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Working Families

Working Families is the UK’s leading work life balance organisation. The charity helps working parents and carers and their employers find a better balance between responsibilities at home and work.

Free Legal Helpline 0300 012 0312 or use our online advice form 

We provide free advice on family and carer-related employment rights and in-work benefits. Before contacting us, you may first want to check if you can find the answer to your query on our advice pages. We advise for instance on:

You might find our services useful if you work in a children’s centre, family information service or a citizens advice bureau. Or you may be a midwife, a youth worker or some other voluntary or local authority service provider who works with parents. 

We also run the ‘Waving not drowning’ network for parents of disabled children, and carers, offering support and advice for those who are in work, or who wish to work.

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Who to contact

Working Families

Where to go

Working Families
c/o Buzzcott LLP
130 Wood Street

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday: 3-5pm, Tuesday: 12-2pm, Thursday: 12-2pm

Other Details


Referral Details

Legal Line open: 

Monday 3pm to 5pm

Tuesday 12noon to 2pm

Thursday 12 noon to 2pm

Other notes

We also have a project, Waving not Drowning, for the parents of disabled children

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