Useful Links

Alcohol and Drugs
https://www.drugrehab.com/guides/parents/     Guide for parents.
https://www.drugrehab.com/teens/prevention/     Help for prevention.
www.drugscope.org.uk/     Drug and alcohol help and advice. UK’s leading independent centre of expertise on drugs.
www.talktofrank.com/    National drugs helpline.
www.teen-anon.com/    Helpline for teens who drink or use drugs and all those who love them.
www.trashed.co.uk/    Info and advice for anyone concerned about drugs.
www.wrecked.co.uk/    Info and advice on the effects of alcohol.

 

Bullying
www.bullying.co.uk/    Advice for parents, pupils and schools.
www.childline.org/    Advice website for young people and parents.
www.dfes.gov.uk/bullying    “Don’t Suffer In Silence”, Department of Education site..
www.easingtheteasing.com/    Help and advice for children and parents.
www.kidscape.org.uk/    Info and advice on the effects of alcohol.Kidscape is the only national charity teaching children how to keep safe before they become victims. Practical advice for parents on bullying and keeping them safe.

 

Education
www.24hourmuseum.org.uk/    Virtual museum offering access to 2,500 UK museums and galleries
www.bbc.co.uk/learning    BBC interactive learning site
www.connexions-direct.com/    Advice on learning, careers, health and relationships.
www.dfes.gov.uk/caretolearn    Help for parents under 19yrs returning to education.
www.schoolhistory.co.uk/games    History on-line
www.topmarks.co.uk/    Pupils, parents and teachers national curriculum site.

 

Health Topics
www.b-eat.co.uk/    Advice and support on eating disorders.
www.fflag.org.uk/    Family and friends support and advice of lesbian and gay people.
www.foryoungpeople.co.uk/    Family planning and sexual health advice.
www.lifesigns.org.uk/    National Children’s Bureau website. Provides information on young people and self harming.
www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk/    Advice service run by NHS Direct.
www.rapecrisis.org.uk/    Advice and support on sexual abuse/rape.
www.rd4u.org.uk/    Supporting young people aged 12-18 years old after the death of someone close. Helpline 0808 808 1677.
www.youngminds.org/    Offers support and advice dealing with feelings, emotions, self harming.

 

Parents Support
www.allkids.co.uk/    On line parenting magazine.
www.gingerbread.org.uk/    Support for lone parents.
www.family-action.org.uk/    Work with families to help break the cycle of destructive behaviour.
www.raisingkids.co.uk/    Useful site especially the advice and support on bringing up teenagers.
www.mydaughter.co.uk/    website dedicated to providing information, expert opinion and useful advice on all aspects of raising and educating happy, fulfilled girls.