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Family Information Service, FIS

The Family Information Service (FIS), is a free and impartial telephone and web-based information and advice service for children and young people 0-25, their families and practitioners working with them. The information provided includes: childcare, things to do, after-school clubs, services for disabled children, how to find jobs working with children and young people, health, family support services, tax credits and any other issues relating to family life.

Who to contact

Telephone
020 7527 5959
E-mail
fis@islington.gov.uk
Website
www.islington.gov.uk/fis

Location

Address
222 Upper Street
London
Postcode
N1 1XR

Time / Date Details

Opening times/date
The phone line is open Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm; outside these hours you can leave a message or send an email to fis@islington.gov.uk; you can also drop in to see a member of the FIS team on Thursday mornings, 9am to 12.30pm at the Islington Customer Centre, 222 Upper Street, N1 1XR.

Other Details

Cost Details
Free of charge
Who is this service for?
Parents, carers and staff working with children and young people.
Can I refer myself?
Yes
How to refer or apply

Phone or email.

Additional Languages
French, German, Italian, Tigrinya

Local Offer

How will you support my child?

The Family Information Service works in collaboration with a range of partners to provide, information, advice and support for families with disabled children and young people, including the Islington SEND Community Support Service.

Record updated: 16/10/2017