Childline number: 08001111
Furthermore, below are links for the NSPCC's email and adult helpline, a 24/7 service which should any parent or carer need further advice about a child.
The adult helpline is 08088005000
Some helpful links on a variety of subjects:
Coronavirus - help and advice from Childline for families and for children who are off school and anxious
As a parent or carer, you can play a key role in helping your child to stay safe online. This is particularly important at the moment when children and young people are using social media to keep in touch with friends as they are unable to meet in the usual ways.
The Government has issued new guidance on staying safe on line. This includes tips on:
The full guidance is available here.
The UK Safer Internet Centre, where you can find online safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe online.
ThinkuKnow - advice for Parents on internet safety
Childnet International - all the information you need to keep your child safe online.
Internet matters - supporting families online.
Bullying UK - Anti-bullying Alliance - advice for families
National Bullying Helpline - Advice on bullying at school
Self-harm and mental health concerns
Young Minds - supporting your child who is self harming
Action for Children - spotting the signs
Multi-agency Referral Unit: 0300 123 1116
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