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Bereavement

YOUNG MINDS – Organisation

 

Careers services 

Connexions 

 

Child sexual exploitation (CSE)

Pace

Pace helps parents across the UK understand what is happening to their child and how parents are the prime agents in helping their child exit exploitative relationships. It does this by offering:

  • One-to-one telephone advice and support to parents
  • Facilitating meetings with similarly-affected parents for peer support
  • Advising how to establish rights as parents and work in partnership with statutory agents such as police and social workers
  • Advice and support when pursuing disruption and prosecution of the perpetrators of child exploitation
  • Befriending scheme                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Click here to access their resources.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             SeeMe-HearMe 

West Midlands partnership site raising awareness of Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) providing help, advice and encouraging reporting. Click here for more information. 

 

Counselling services for children - self referral 

The What Centre – Dudley area

Call us on +44 (0)1384 379992 (Stourbridge) or +44 (0)1384 885488 (Dudley).What

                                                           

Base 25 – Wolverhampton area                 

Tel: 01902 572 040 (Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm)               

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Debt/Unemployment and Redundancy                 UK Debt Advice Logo

Job Centre - Telephone: 0800 055 6688 

UKDA – UK Debt Advice 

Redundancy 

 

domestic violence

Womens Aid

Refuge

The Hideout

Family Lives

 

drug use                     

Here4Youth Dudley                Here4YOUth Logo rgb

Talk to Frank                               Frank

 

 

Family Support for addiction

 YGAM

Providing parents with information around problematic gaming and gambling to support their families, to help build resilience and establish a healthy online/offline balance.

 

 

Female genital mutilation (FGM)

Feminist 

Young Minds

 

Forced marriage

Forced Marriage Unit (FMU)
fmu@fco.gov.uk
Telephone: 020 7008 0151

Victim Support is an independent charity that help people affected by crime and traumatic events. They are not part of the police or any other criminal justice agency. Visit their website to see how they can help you, or call 0808 168 9111

 

Internet Safety and information Logo

www.thinkuknow.co.uk

www.inernetmatters.org

Know IT All for Parents

 

 

 

LGBTQ Stonewall

Stonewall

Mind Out

The Network

 

Local authority safeguarding information

safeguarding.dudley.gov.uk 

 

Mental Health

Young Minds - Offers advice to parents and carers worried about a child or young person under 25

Samaritans  – Tel 116 123 (24 Hours)

 

Parent Support and Information

Click here for links to useful resources from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health. It gives general advice on talking to children, health issues and helplines.   Rcp

 

 

Click here for Barnados. They have an advice hub for parents and carers and young people. BarnardosIt gives advice on mental health, wellbeing and family activities.

 

 

Childline had developed a toolbox of calming activities, art, games, apps and journals to support mental health.

Childline

 

University College London have provided a useful guide on the wellbeing of families with good practical advice and resources. Ucl

 

 

Anna Freud has access to top tips for parents, resources and Podcasts.   Anna freud

 

 

Education Endowment Foundation have shared evidenced based resources to support schools and parents to make the most of home learning. Eef

 

 

********* LINK NOT WORKINGThe Special Needs Journal have provided links, activities and resources for children and young people in relation to sensory needs, visual impairments, wellbeing, education, virtual escapes, exercise and much more 

 

Resources and tips for autistic people and families are provided by the National Autistic Society.

Nas

 

 

The NHS Every Mind Matters have tips and advice on looking after your mental healthNhs.

 

 

Dudley Council have provided guidance and links to Family resources.Dudley

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