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):

Homestart, Community 360

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

What happens in and from this hub:

Alcohol and drug addiction support, Ante and postnatal services, Community volunteers, Couple relationship support, Debt counselling, Domestic abuse services, Early Years, Employment support and adult education, Engaging fathers, Gambling addiction support, Health advice, Health visitors, Outreach and access, Special educational needs and disability (SEND), Welfare and benefits advice

Sources of funding:

Early Help funding, Health funding


Essex County Council


Acorn Family Hub Delivery Site