Useful Websites

Parental help and support for your child.

Please see below some useful websites that can offer a wealth of information, advice and resources to help you support your child.

https://www.tlc-essex.info/
TLC is an Essex campaign helping parents, carers and families give their young children the best start to life, developing their communication skills through playful learning at home.

http://www.essexlocaloffer.org.uk/
Services and support for special educational needs and disability
Information about support services and local opportunities for children and young people with SEND – find what you need all in one place.

https://ican.org.uk/
Communication is the most fundamental life skill for children and young people. ICAN offer practical advice to parents who are concerned about their children.

https:// www.escb.co.uk /
Essex Safeguarding and Children Board.
Wealth of information on child safety and safeguarding and how to report concerns.

https:// www.internetmatters.org /
Age specific advice on children (from 0) staying safe online.

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/
Online tips, advice and resources for children aged 3+.

https://www.esafetytraining.org/
Find out how to keep your children safe online (under the resources section) from the Two Johns.

https://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/a-to-z/c/children-and-young-people
Mental health problems affect about 1 in 10 children and young people. This website offers parents advice on what to look for and how to support your child.

https://www.livewellcampaign.co.uk/
Provides information about all that is on offer in Essex to improve health and wellbeing.

https://www.nhs.uk/change4life
Find fun ideas to help your children stay healthy.

https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/exercise/physical-activity-guidelines-children-under-five-years/
Some Ideas and advice for children under 5 to be physically active.

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/pregnancy-and-baby/potty-training-tips/
Help and advice on potty training.

https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/sleep-and-tiredness/healthy-sleep-tips-for-children/
Understand the importance of sleep and some tips for a restful night.

https://schools.essex.gov.uk/pupils/Safeguarding/Pages/Safeguarding.aspx
Tips on isolation and mental health