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Useful Safeguarding Links for Parents



We've put together a helpful list for parents & carers of safeguarding resources and websites. Click on each name to expand to see what they can help with. 




Free and confidential online counselling for young people in BANES


Domestic violence


You Think You Know

Online Safety

Child Exploitation and Online Protection

Online Safety



Online Safety


General advice


Bath and North East Somerset Safeguarding Children Board

Child protection

National Health Service

Helping your son/daughter/young person cope with exam stress



Helping your son/daughter/young person cope with exam stress

Preventing Tragedies

Preventing radicalisation

Let’s Talk About It

Preventing radicalisation

Developing Health & Independence

Drugs and alcohol services

Young Minds

The voice for young people’s mental health & well-being


Mental Health Charity – A-Z of mental health particularly useful


Anxiety UK

Most anxiety-related issues covered in detail


Excellent CBT-style approach to anxiety. Note: Website also offers info on depression, suicide, psychosis and many other conditions

No Panic

General info on anxiety and details of youth helpline

Time to Change

General resources and personal stories about MH


Most MH conditions aimed at young people and teachers


Mental Health Foundation Resources

Very good resources geared towards YPMH

Mental Health Foundation Booklets

Booklets on many MH conditions


Young people and suicide


Students against depression

Issues around depression

Mental Health Foundation A-Z

A-Z of key MH issues & conditions

NHS - Many, well-written NHS self-help booklets - Information on self harming


Coping with exams

downloadable document

Tips for parents and carers ahead of exam season

School-gate scams

Advice to protect young people from becoming victims of financial scams.

The Mix

Essential support for under 25s