Acorn Family Hub, Halstead (delivery site of Carousel Family Hub), Essex

Local authority area





Acorn Family Hub Delivery Site, Old School Hall,
Beridge Road, Halstead, CO9 1JH

Lead contact

Suzanne Milne ( Family Hub Coordinator for Mid Essex)


Contact number

0300 247 0014

Acorn Family Hub Delivery Site is based in Halstead, and is part of the Carousel Family Hub, which serves the whole of Braintree.

Family Hub type(s):

Family Hub, Repurposed Children's Centre

Lead organisation:

HCRG Care Group in partnership with Barnardos

Co-delivery partner(s):


How families access the Family Hub:

Visit a building, Phone, Email

How families hear about the Family Hub:

Word of mouth, Referral by practitioner, Local authority website, Another website


Social Media, Essex Child and Family Wellbeing Site, Website, Mandated Contacts as part of Heath Child programme, Community Engagement


Support for children and families 0-19 in Essex with parenting and their health and wellbeing. Areas of support that can be provided. • Behaviour Support including boundary and routines. • Child Development support. • Toileting support. • Sleep advice. • Connecting with people in your community. • Transition to School or Senior School. • School Readiness. • Healthy Lifestyles advice. • Emotional Wellbeing support. • Healthy relationships advice. • Home safety advice. • Sexual health advice. • Infant feeding advice. • Early SEND support and guidance. • Volunteering opportunities. • Peer support.

Sources of funding:

Early Help funding, Health funding


Essex County Council


Acorn Family Hub Delivery Site