As a parent, there may be times when you welcome some support and guidance concerning your child’s upbringing and wellbeing. The following websites provide helpful information for parents on a wide range of issues concerning young people.

Information​​​​​​​​ ​Organisation ​Website Link
​Your guide to the social networks your children use ​NSPCC Click Here
Information about HPV vaccine given to Y8 girls​ NHS Immunisation​​ Click Here
National charity providing help & support in all aspects of family life​ Family Lives​ Click Here
Internet safety & other aspects of child protection Child Exploitation & Online Protection​ Click Here
Help and advice on all aspects of parenting​ BBC Health​ Click Here
Free downloadable leaflets for families about how to raise emotionally stable children​ Understanding Childhood​ Click Here
Friendly, confidential advice about smoking, drugs & alcohol & what to do if you are worried about substance misuse​ Talk To Frank Click Here
Provides information & advice on mental health issues for young people. Includes information about exam stress Young Minds​ Click Here
Reliable information on a range of bullying issues​ Bullying UK Click Here
Advice on how to speak to children about puberty, sex & relationships Family Planning Association​ Click Here
NHS tool that offers confidential, anonymous advice based on personal information inputted by you, the site signposts to relevant, reliable websites covering various aspects of physical & emotional health Teen Life Check​​ Click Here
Advice on how to support your child through the stress of revision & exams​ BBC Schools​ Click Here
Articles & videos about healthy eating, weight loss & eating disorders​ NHS Live Well​ Click Here
How to apply for free school meals for your child​ Wakefield Council​ Click Here
Information on keeping your child safe from child sexual exploitation​ PACE Parents Against Child sexual Exploitation​ Click Here
Information on child exploitation​ Wakefield Council​​ Click Here
Information on support for domestic abuse​ Wakefield Council​ Click Here
Safeguarding Children Board ​Wakefield Council Click Here
​Parent Info is a new free service for schools.Here you'll find a collection of articles, tips, expert advice and resources designed to help parents keep up with what their children are doing online. ​ParentInfo ​Click Here
Practical advice on protecting children from extremism and radicalisation HM Government ​Click Here

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