Useful Sites for Parental Support

Young Minds – A charity promoting awareness of and information about mental health difficulties in young people, with online information and resources for young people and parents and a parent helpline. (www.youngminds.org.uk)

CAFCASS - Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service, look after the interests of children involved in family proceedings. www.cafcass.gov.uk has information for young people and parents/ carers.

Gingerbread – A charity for single parent families, running online forums, advice and single parent groups. (www.gingerbread.org.uk)

Depression and Anxiety Service for adults – from Devon Partnership NHS Trust, including self-referral information. (www.dpt.nhs.uk/our-services/depression-and-anxiety-das)

Depression and Anxiety Service for adults – from Devon Partnership NHS Trust, including self-referral information. (www.dpt.nhs.uk/our-services/depression-and-anxiety-das)

Family Lives- Parenting and family support including online resources, forums and helpline. (www.familylives.org.uk)

Devon Family Group Conference Plus Team (previously Family Solutions Service) (https://new.devon.gov.uk/educationandfamilies/family-support/family-group-conference-plus)

Helping families to access local services:

Home Start- A family support charity helping families with young children offering home visits, groups, and helping families to access local services. (www.home-start.org.uk)