Useful links for parents

Useful information and links

Sometimes in life, we all need a little extra help in different areas of our lives. See the listed organisations below for some useful advice.

Organisation name and details

Contact information

ADHD Support

http://www.adhdfoundation.org.uk/

Anti-Bullying Alliance

 

www.anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk/advice/parents-carers

 

Barnardo's: Boss-St Helens

Website that offers online counselling and self-help services to support emotional wellbeing for young people

www.boss-sthelens.co.uk

Samaritans

If you need to talk in confidence. 24 hour service.

0151 708 8888 or

0845 7909090

Catch22 Children Missing and Child Sexual Exploitation Service

https://www.catch-22.org.uk/services/st-helens-missing-child-sexual-exploitation-service/

07764 810740

Child and Adult Mental Health Services (CAMHS)

01744 454368

Children and Young People Services

01744 456600

Family Information Service

Offering free, impartial advice on a range of services.

0800 0730526

St Helens District Women's Aid

Advice, support and refuge to victims of domestic violence.

01744 740803

or

http://www.sthelensgateway.info/mental-health/victim-support/where-can-i-find-support-being-a-victim-of-domestic-violence

Choice Advisors

Offering impartial advice to parents and carers about how to apply for nursery, primary and secondary school places, providing as much help as they need to help decide which schools to apply for. 

0800 0730526

Community Sexual Health Service (TAZ)

Sexual Health and Contraceptive advice, Chlamydia Screening, Contraceptive prescriptions - pills, condoms, injection, Emergency contraception, Pregnancy testing and guidance on unplanned pregnancy. For young people under 19 only. 

 0800 915 4636

Career Connect

A charity who are passionate about providing high quality independent careers advice, bridging the gap to learning and employment and better life chances for young people and adults.

0800 0126 606

or

https://www.careerconnect.org.uk/ 

Domestic Abuse Support Group "Staying Safe"

01744 743 200

Parent View

Parent View gives you the chance to tell us what you think about your child’s school.

www.parentview.ofsted.gov.uk

Meningitis

Information and advice for concerned parents and individuals

 www.meningitis.org

Penkford School. Wharf Road, Newton-le-Willows, Merseyside WA12 9XZ

Tel: 01744 678745 | Fax: 01744 678748 | Email: penkford@sthelens.org.uk