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Support for You & Your Family

We all need a little extra help at times to deal with life. Here are a few organisations that you may find helpful  

Hertfordshire County Council has a huge website with vast quantities of information but the link below may of special interest to you as a parent or carer of a teenager. Called My Teen Brain, it offers advice and tips for parents of teenagers.

https://beta.hertfordshire.gov.uk/services/schools-and-education/childcare-and-advice-for-parents/parents-and-family-support/my-teens-brain/my-teen-brain.aspx

 

We're here for you, whatever's on your mind. We'll support you. Guide you. Help you make decisions that are right for you.

Our tips and techniques, ideas and inspiration, can help you feel more in control. And you can access them in your own time, at your own pace.

https://childline.org.uk/

Is a free, anonymous, confidential website where young people can go for help with problems such as; bullying, self-harm, feeling low to mention a few. 

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Research has shown that the cohort currently using the service most are young teenage males, who are accessing the counselling services through the website as opposed to other more potentially more public avenues.  

https://www.kooth.com/

 

FRANK helps you find out everything you might want to know about drugs (and some stuff you don't). For friendly, confidential advice, Talk to FRANK.

http://www.talktofrank.com/

 

Drinkaware is an independent charity working to reduce alcohol misuse and harm in the UK. We're here to help people make better choices about drinking.

How can we help you today?

We can help you or someone you know make better choices about alcohol.

https://www.drinkaware.co.uk/

 

We’re mind the mental health charity

We won’t give up until everyone experiencing a mental health problem gets both help and respect.

 http://www.mind.org.uk/

 

Families in Focus CIC

Parenting Course - A Complete Guide to Parenting Children with Additional Needs:

http://handnews.hertfordshire.gov.uk/issue-37-october-2017/successful-learners/complete-guide-to-parenting/print

 

Autism - Putting the Pieces Together:

http://handnews.hertfordshire.gov.uk/issue-37-october-2017/successful-learners/putting-the-pieces-together/print

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