There are many places you can look for information, advice and help. Below are some links we think you will find useful.
Child Death Overview Panel (CDOP) – The Child Death Review – A Guide for Parents and Carers
Hub of Hope – a helpful app that shows mental health support services in your area
Karma Nirvana – help and support for those who may be a victim or survivor of forced marriage
Kidscape – Help to prevent bullying
Lets Talk About It – working together to help prevent terrorism
Online Safety and Cyber Bullying
These links provide further information on a range of online issues.
A guide to FREE parental control software which can help stop bullying online:
- Guide – http://bit.ly/LicRVz
- Cyberbullying – http://bit.ly/NzpXzM
- www.thinkuknow.co.uk for information on internet safety
- www.digizen.org for information on cyberbullying
- www.ceop.gov.uk (0870 000 3344) to report child abuse
- www.iwf.org.uk to report Internet material that you think may be illegal.
Parenting – support for parents and carers
Self Harm A FREE online course to help parents understand and communicate with their children about self harm
Suicide Awareness training – A FREE online course to help spot the warning signs and help
Dangerous Dogs and help on keeping children and young people safe
Share Aware is an NSPCC and O2 campaign to help parents have regular and informed conversations with their child about online safety. They aim to get every family in the UK chatting about their kids’ online world, just like they would about their day at school.
Parents can sign up to the Icebreaker email series and become an expert in their child’s online world in 6 weeks, follow their four simple steps to keeping kids safe online, watch their film ‘Safety advice from a 10 year old’ or visit Net Aware – their guide to your child’s social networks apps and games.
The internet is a great place for kids to be, being Share Aware makes it safer.