Useful links for Students and Parents/Carers during Closure

Please find below some useful links.


The Go-To is a new website that has been launched in North Yorkshire to help support children and young people’s mental health

Kooth – an online-based service offering free, safe and anonymous online support for young people.

Support and advice for children and young people

https://www.childline.org.uk/get-support/1-2-1-counsellor-chat/

Mental and emotional wellbeing support from charity run by young people

https://www.ditchthelabel.org/

 Advice for children to stay in touch with grandparents who are self-isolating/reducing social contact

https://parentzone.org.uk/article/eight-activities-will-help-you-stay-touch-grandparents-%E2%80%93-even-when-youre-apart

Parent/carer guide for most popular social media apps and tech devices

https://parentzone.org.uk/advice/parent-guides

Parent/carer guide to the features and risks of TikTok app use

https://parentzone.org.uk/article/tiktok-everything-you-need-know-about-video-production-app

Help and advice for parent/carers including tech support to remove content and safeguard settings

https://parentzone.org.uk/Parent-lounge

Advice for parents/carers of children with SEND

https://www.childnet.com/resources/star-sen-toolkit

Advice for parents of adopted children specific to safeguarding identity

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/articles/Young-peoples-use-of-the-internet-Advice-for-adoptive-parents/

Advice for foster carers and useful contacts

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/articles/Looked-after-children-Specific-risks/