Parent Support/Useful Links

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Nuneaton Foodbank Logo Foodbank vouchers may be issued in school for those unfortunate enough to find themselves in sudden crisis. Contact the School Office for further details.
The Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) is a partnership between Warwickshire County Council, Warwickshire Police, National Health Service (NHS) and other key partner agencies working together to safeguard children, young people and adults. When a professional, family member or member of the public is concerned about a child or young person's welfare or safety, they can contact MASH so that they can look into it.

Warwickshire Family Information Service - www.warwickshire.gov.uk/fis

 

Childline www.childline.org.uk - Advice and support for young people around topics including bullying, abuse, safety, feelings, relationships & sex, puberty, you & your body, home & family, school, alcohol, drugs, smoking.

 

NSPCCwww.nspcc.org.uk - The UK's children's charity

 

CAB - www.citizensadvice.org.uk - provides free, confidential and independent advice to help people overcome their problems.

 

NETMUMS - www.netmums.com -  the UK's biggest parenting website offering local info, expert parenting advice, chat, competitions, recipes and friendly support.

 

NHS Choices www.nhs.uk

Anaphylaxis/ Allergies

www.anaphylaxis.org.uk

www.allergyuk.org

Asthma

www.asthma.org.uk

Bladder & Bowel, Bedwetting

www.eric.org.uk

www.bladderandboweluk.co.uk/children-young-people

Cancer

www.macmillan.org.uk

www.cancerresearchuk.org

Children’s Arthritis

www.childrensarthritistrust.org.uk

Diabetes

www.diabetes.org.uk/guide-to-diabetes/your-child-and-diabetes

Epilepsy

www.epilepsy.org.uk

www.epilepsysociety.org.uk

Eczema

www.eczema.org

Diet, healthy eating, physical activity and exercise

www.greatgrubclub.com

www.nhs.uk/change4life

www.fitterfutureswarwickshire.co.uk

 

Addiction

Action on Addiction - www.actiononaddiction.org.uk - Offers support and advice for anyone affected by addiction.

Talk to Frank - www.talktofrank.com

Warwickshire Recovery Partnership - www.changegrowlive.org/content/change-grow-live-warwickshire

 

Behaviour Management

www.warwickshire.gov.uk/parentguides

www.triplep-parenting.uk.net/uk-en/about-triple-p/positive-parenting-programme 

 

Bereavement

www.childbereavement.org.uk

www.cruse.org.uk

www.winstonswish.org.uk

www.guysgift.co.uk

 

Counselling

www.sycamorecounselling.org.uk

 

Crime and Traumatic Event Support

https://www.victimsupport.org.uk/

 

Disabilities/SEND

Scope - www.scope.org.uk - network to support the families of disabled children

Kids - www.kids.org.uk - dedicated to providing an extensive range of services to disabled/SEN children and their families

 

Relationships

FFLAG - www.fflag.org.uk -  a national voluntary organisation and registered charity. We are dedicated to supporting parents and their lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans offspring.

Single Parents - www.singleparents.org.uk - information and support for single parents.

Gingerbread - www.gingerbread.org.uk - charity supporting single parent families.

Sorting out Separation - www.sortingoutseparation.org.uk - helping families deal with a relationship breakdown.

 

Domestic Violence

Women's Aidwww.womensaid.org.uk - Women's Aid offers a 24 hour domestic violence helpline on 0808 2000 247

Refuge - www.refuge.org.uk - 0800 408 1552 - Warwickshire Domestic Violence Service

 

Peer Support

www.kidscape.org.uk

www.bullying.co.uk

 

Accidents & Safety

www.rospa.com

www.capt.org.uk

www.safetynetkids.org.uk  - personal safety, bullying, online safety

 

Emotional Health

www.youngminds.org.uk - bullying, anger, death & loss, abuse, eating problems, self harm, problems at school, sleep problems

www.rcpsych.ac.uk/healthadvice/parentsandyouthinfo.aspx – drugs & alcohol, depression, anxiety, ADHD, stress, mental health, sleep and more.

www.behealthy-peersupport.org.uk – peer support

www.warwickshire.gov.uk/sorted - Self-help books on lots of topics available from libraries

www.nshn.co.uk/whatis.html - self harm

www.stem4.org.uk – teenage mental health - depression & anxiety, self harm, eating disorders, addiction

www.b-eat.co.uk - Eating disorders

Mind - www.mind.org.uk - We provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. 

Samaritans - www.samaritans.org - Offer a safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way – about whatever’s getting to you.

RISE - cwrise.com/rise - emotional well-being and mental health services for children and young people, in Coventry and Warwickshire.

 

Staying safe online

www.thinkuknow.co.uk – young people online, internet safety.

Parent Zoneprovides support and information to parents, children and schools, to help families to navigate the internet safely and confidently.

Internet Watch Foundation - The Internet Watch Foundation is the UK’s hotline for reporting illegal content found on the internet.

Vodafone Digital Parenting - gives parents the knowledge and tools they need to have important conversations with their children about the digital world.

How to End Screen Time Without a Struggle - by Anita Lehmann

 

Sleep

www.sleepcouncil.org.uk

 

Puberty

www.nhs.uk/livewell/puberty

 

Young Carers

www.warwickshireyoungcarers.org.uk


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