Below you will find a range of resources available to download.  If you have any you would like to share with your colleagues via this website please send 

Abuse, Neglect, Domestic Abuse and Safeguarding

Abuse and Neglect - NSPCC Learning including; DA; FGM; Harmful Sexual Behaviour; Emotional, Physical, Sexual & Online Abuse.

Definitions and Signs of Child Abuse - NSPCC Learning

Escapeline - Factsheets on Child Exploitation  

Free Tools and Resources - CSE and Sexual Abuse

Free Tools and Resources - Domestic Abuse

Institute of Child Protection Studies – Kids Central Toolkit, Videos and Research

LGBTQ Young People - Contextual Safeguarding Factsheet & Resource Pack

Neglect Practitioners Toolkit

PANTS NSPCC - Resources for schools and teachers

PANTS (NSPCC) wide range of resources - These include support packs for parents/carers/foster parents, videos, case studies.

Online Sexual Harm Reduction Guide - Marie Collins Foundation

Responding to and Recognising Domestic Abuse   

Sex, Secrets & Lies - A booklet to help young people understand CSE

Safeguarding and child protection in schools  -  NSPCC Learning

Speak Out and Stay Safe - school assembly now available online free for primary schools. The programme includes a 30-minute assembly introduced by Ant and Dec, with supporting resources

Stop It Now! - Helping prevent child sexual abuse, confidential help and support

Types and Indicators of Abuse - Social Care Institute for Excellence

Womens Aid - Safety and Support Resources


ACE's and Trauma (Adverse Childhood Experiences)

ACE Poster

ACE Informed Approach

ACEs  -  Short six-minute video explaining ACEs and their impact

Trauma in childhood - the facts

Trauma Informed research for direct work with children

Trauma resources from Beacon House 

UK Trauma Council - Information, resources, research and briefings



Universal Credit  - Families having difficulties claiming can now get help from the Citizens Advice Bureau 

Universal Credit - Helping someone make a claim


Child Development

Attachment - Basic Information Booklet

Brain Development and Maltreatment 

Child Development - Stages of

Come Talk With Me - A resource to support children with their speech, language and communication development

Harmful Sexual Behaviour Prevention Toolkit - The Lucy Faithfull Foundation

Healthy Sexual Development of Children and Young People - NSPCC 

Healthy Sleep Tips for Children and Teenagers

How to Have Difficult Conversations with Children - NSPCC Learning

Hungry Little Minds -  Simple, fun activities for kids, from newborn to five

Improving Social and Emotional Learning in Primary Schools

Interactive Resillience Framework - The Academic Resilience Approach provides free, practical resources to help schools support pupils’ academic resilience.

Learning and Play

Look, Say, Sing, Play (NSPCC) - brain building for infants

Trick Box - Trick Box is a simple, fun and effective emotional management and personal development programme



Additional help for parents who are Forces Veterans - Mental Health, Housing and Financial Guide

BCP Family Information Directory (FID) - information on local organisations, activities & events, Childcare and services

Engaging Families Toolkit  - provides guidance and support, toolkit builds on research and evidence-based practice which is known to work in effectively engaging families in offers of support.   

Family Breakups - created by young people who have been through parental separation, for those in a similar situation

Families Under Pressure - simple tips and tricks, formulated by researchers and NHS mental health experts, which are backed by science and proven to work with families

Free Tools and Resources - Finances 

Lullaby Trust - information and resources for working with parents with young babies and bereaved families

Voices in the Middle - guide for parents of teenagers created by our Voices in the Middle young people

Support for Parents who use Alcohol - for couples who want to drink less alcohol and get on better with each other


Health - General

Ambitious About Autism - Toolkits for youth group leaders, parents and carers and autistic young people.

Epilepsy, Supporting Young People - includes seizure 1st aid and suggested support strategies in learning and behaviour

Free Tools and Resources - Disability and Health

NHS Self Help Leaflets - covering many topics including; Anxiety, Eating Disorders, Depression, Panic, Stress and many more

Rise Above (Public Health) -  PSHE curriculum topics to KS3 and KS4 pupils, flexible lesson plans, PowerPoints co-created with teachers, and video content developed with 11 to 16-year-olds.


Health - Mental 

A to Z  -  Handy guide to all things Mental Health from the Mental Health Foundation

CAHMS Resources  -  A site created for young people, carers and professionals to pool together lots of helpful resources from across the internet that are available to help support mental health and well-being.

Child Mental Health  -  NSPCC Learning 

Childrens Mental Health week, February 2020.  Activities to help children 'Find Your Brave'

Every Mind Matters - Download or order resources, such as leaflets, posters, guides and resource packs for all Public Health campaigns.

Free Tools and Resources - Mental Health

Mental Health - Advice for Parents and Teachers of secondary age children

Mental Health Foundation - Resouces and Publications

Mentally Healthy Schools brings together quality-assured information, advice and resources to help primary schools

Mental Health & Wellbeing - Supporting in secondary schools

Mental Health & Wellbeing - A resource for teachers and practitioners to improve children's and young people’s understanding of their wellbeing

Mind A-Z Mental Health - a list of mental health topics to help you understand

MindEd - free educational resource on children and young people's mental health.  Good to give to parents 

Young Minds - free resources around children and young people’s mental health


Internet Safety

CEOP - Child Protection and On-Line Command

Childnet - a list of resources that parents & children can use to explore online safety in a fun, engaging and educational way.

Digizen - for educators, parents, carers, and young people, strengthens understanding of digital citizenship, shares advice and resources on issues such as social networking and cyberbullying

Guide to the social media sites used by children & young people

Internet Safety -  UK Safer Internet Centre

NSPCC On Line Safety Resources for Schools and Organisations

When should you go to the police to report Illegal content. If you’re unsure, 'Report Harmful Content' has created this useful guide 

The following websites can also help.

Safer School - Storybook, worksheets, Home Learning Hub

'Think U Know' - Resource Library for children, young people, parents and schools covering, blackmail, image sharing and much more  



Free Tools and Resources - Parenting

'Parenting Reminders'  - a range of useful Fridge Posters to stick on the fridge door

Positive Parenting – A Need to Know Guide for parents from the NSPCC

Activities and Toys - to support caregiver–child interaction in the early years

Home-Schooling Advice Helpline for parents, general tips on behaviour and mental health as well as specific advice on tricky academic questions.  Calls to the helpline use a local rate number, 0330 3139162, from anywhere in the UK.


Substance Misuse

Alcohol - A booklet to help children talk about their parents drinking

A-Z of Drugs -  Talk to 'Frank' 

Free Tools & Resources - Alcohol

Free Tools and Resources - Drugs

National Association for Children of Alcoholics - Help & Advice

Support for Parents who use Alcohol- for couples who want to drink less alcohol and get on better with each other

What to do in an Emergency - Advice from Frank



EIF (Early Intervention Foundation) Guidebook - information about early intervention programmes that improve outcomes for children and young people

How to have difficult conversations with children  -  NSPCC Learning

Media Smart  -  Free teaching resources and parent guides on subjects like social media, body image and influencer market.

Solution Focused Practise Toolkit - NSPCC Resources

Teachers Guide.  Free worksheets, Smartboard Templates, and Lesson Plans for Teachers

Tools and resources across a range of issues

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