All parents and carers looking after children have things that worry us and we can’t know every answer to everything for us or our children, so here are some links we thought maybe of help. At Athena school we do have staff who are able to support you, please see the Child and Family officer page on the website too.
Parent/carers useful links:
Drug and alcohol:
For advice and support about internet safety: www.ceop.police.uk
Domestic Abuse services and support:
For support or advice regarding Domestic Abuse please see the following link, although it is the site for Police it has lots of useful information and other support services who can help: https://www.lincs.police.uk/re...
Also WLDAS – who are West Lindsey Domestic abuse services they cover the whole of Lincolnshire but they can also signpost you to other services:
If you are worried about your child and self-harming and don’t know how to talk to them, here is a free online course to support you: www.safeguardingchildrenea.co....
Support for parents with parenting and education:
For adult learning www.bbc.co.uk
support and top tips for parents wanting to help their child positively with their learning: https://www.topmarks.co.uk/par...
For positive parenting advice and tips: http://www.parents.com/parenti...
To support parents, carers and children who are trauma experienced www.innerworldwork.co.uk
General support and advice:
The most up to date sign posting for support or useful support groups/services in Lincolnshire, the family directory: https://www.facebook.com/Linco...
For any general information on family services/benefit advice/housing and services in your area. https://www.gov.uk/