Advice for parents and carers
We know that understanding and supporting children online can feel difficult however there are some fantastic resources and guides in the below links:
Safer Internet Centre – offers great advice on parental controls, guides to technology and advice around having conversations with your children.
Everyone has mental health and we know that need to look after ourselves physically and mentally.
Young Minds – Information and children’s mental health, a parent’s survival guide, A-Z of mental health topics and a parental helpline if you want to talk to someone.
Mind – Mindfulness is a technique you can learn which involves making a special effort to notice what’s happening in the present moment (in your mind, body and surroundings) – without judging anything.
FGM – Female Genital Mutilation and PANTs
Educate Against Hate
Cruse Bereavement Care
There are a number of things you can do to help a bereaved child or young person. This website also covers support for parents, carers and guardians.
The Proud Trust – helpful website giving more information about LGBT+ and signposting to services to support parents who’s child may be questioning their gender or sexual identity.