Supporting the wellbeing of our parents is incredibly important to us. We appreciate that parenting a child with additional needs can add pressures and stress to day-to-day life. By improving parental wellbeing we hope parents feel more able and confident to provide the support and care their child needs.
PARENT DROP-IN SESSIONS
This is a relaxed group parent session that allows parents opportunities to meet other parents and share experiences. Parents are able to get support from one another and also have opportunities to reflect on their own experiences.
'HELPING YOUR CHILD'-TRAINING FOR PARENTS
The 'Helping Your Child...' parent sessions are led by our Educational Psychologist. The sessions are offered every half-term and cover different topics that are important to our parents.
We have an open door policy for our parents a member of staff will always provide time for parents if they have anything they want to discuss, ask or share.
www.kooth.com is an online free, safe and confidential online service for children and young people.
www.annafreud.org provides support, resources and podcasts for families to support their children.
www.mind.org provides advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem.
www.samaritans.org is a registered charity aimed at providing emotional support to anyone in emotional distress, struggling to cope, or at risk of suicide.