If you are a parent or carer, we hope you will find the many web links below useful.
Coping with bereavement
At different times in a child’s life he or she will face the loss of a loved one and have many questions and concerns. The Local Authority has produced a leaflet to help families cope with loss and bereavement.
Taking care of children’s mental health
The following websites offer advice and information on a variety of mental health issues.
Mind Ed http://www.minded.org.uk – Free online education to help adults to identify and understand children and young people with mental health issues
Mind http://www.mind.org.uk – Lots of advice and guidance on various mental health issues
Sleep Council http://www.sleepcouncil.org.uk – Advice for better sleep and about the affects of technology
Understanding Childhood http://www.understandingchildhood.net – Information leaflets for families and professionals