Organisation Details

Organisation

Name
Cry-sis

Venue Address

Address 1
BM Cry-sis
Town
London
Postcode
WC1N 3XX

Venue Contact Details

Telephone

More About The Organisation

Organisation Description

About the Organisation

Cry-sis offers support for families with excessively crying, sleepless and demanding babies.

The stated aims remain 'to be efficient and effective in providing self-help and support to families with excessively crying, sleepless and demanding babies'. To achieve this, Cry-sis runs a national telephone helpline that is available to callers every day of the year between 9.00am and 10.00pm. Callers are referred to a trained volunteer member of Cry-sis who has had personal experience of crying or sleep problems within their own family.

Opening Times
MondayFrom 09:00To 22:00
TuesdayFrom 09:00To 22:00
WednesdayFrom 09:00To 22:00
ThursdayFrom 09:00To 22:00
FridayFrom 09:00To 22:00
SaturdayFrom 09:00To 22:00
SundayFrom 09:00To 22:00

Organisation Details

Costs

Calls to the Cry-sis telephone helpline number will cost a maximum of 2 pence per minute to call, plus your telephone providers Access Charge

Type Of Service
Helpline
Who can use your service?

Parents and carers.

Can siblings who are not disabled use your service?

Accessibility

Physical Environment Accessibility

Is there accessible parking on site?
No
Is there a pedestrian route?
No
Is it smooth and with dropped kerbs?
No
Are doors 900mm or more wide, with flat thresholds?
No
Do you have external ramps?
No
Do you have a lobby / porch area?
No
Can wheelchair users clear the outer door prior to opening the inner?
No
Are there interior automatic doors?
No
Are there wide unobstructed corridors (minimum 1200mm)?
No
Do you have a lift for wheelchair users?
No
Do you have internal ramps?
No
Do you have internal steps?
No
Do you have a visual / flashing fire alarm?
No
Do you have accessible toilets?
No
Do you have an accessible changing room with a changing bed and a hoist?
No
Do you have an induction loop and / or radio mikes?
No
Do you have a quiet room or a quiet area?
No
Do you have an outdoors play area?
No
Is this safe and enclosed?
No
Are the outdoor areas well lit (for evening activities)?
No
Do you have a soft play area?
No
Do you have a sensory room or area?
No

Training & Policies

Please indicate the ratio of staff / volunteers who have knowledge and experience of:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
None
Behaviour Management
None
Administration of medicines
None
Inclusion/Equal Opportunities
None
Risk Assessment
None
Manual Handling
None
British Sign Language
None
Makaton
None
Enabling verbal and non verbal communication
None
Inclusive Play
None

Does your organisation have policies and procedures for:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
No
Behaviour Management
No
Complaints
No
Intimate Care
No
Continence
No
Incident/Accident logs
No
Registration for sessions
No

This organisation was last updated on Tuesday, 04 Jul 2017 9:09 AM - if you think this information is out of date or inaccurate then please let us know

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