Useful Information for Parents & Carers


Please find below some useful links to provide parents and carers with support

 

Latest guidance about COVID-19 from the Government can be found HERE

  • If you are worried that a child may be at risk of, or being neglected or abused, let the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) know on 024 7678 8555 (or in an emergency, call 999).

 

Free School Meals (FSM) and Foodbanks and additional financial support

Coventry Foodbank  Helping local people in crisis

Local Foodbanks

Social Supermarkets and Grub Hubs

 

 

 

Coventry Aspire Family Hub  – Website and Facebook

The family hub model is an approach to the delivery of early help services centralised around a building, where a number of different services providing information and support to families, children and young people are based.

 

Mental Heath support links

The tips and advice here are things you can do now to help you keep on top of your mental well-being and cope with how you may feel while staying at home. Make sure you get further support if you feel you need it.

 

 

 

Family Support, Health and Lifestyles Services

 

Children’s Society

Triple P Parenting

Health For Teens

NHS Change 4 Life – health and activities

Puberty

Bully Busters

Fake News – Parent/Carer Factsheet

Coventry Haven (Women’s Aid)

Financial assistance for parents/carers required to self-isolate

NSPCC – new helpline will provide support for both children and adults who are potential victims of sexual abuse 0800 136 663

 

 

 

 

 

 

Safety – General and Online

THINKUKNOW – online worksheets

InternetMatters.org – useful advice regarding internet safety

Children’s Society – Invite-only online parties

Sexting

Internet Watch Foundation – report child sexual abuse

 

 

Coventry Aspire Family Hub  – Website and Facebook

The family hub model is an approach to the delivery of early help services centralised around a building, where a number of different services providing information and support to families, children and young people are based.

 

 

Other Information

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