Useful Links for Parents

You can find advice and guidance on supporting your child through the following:

Children & Anxiety – Top Tips leaflet

Powys Family Information Service – July 21 newsletter

Well-being services – Powys – a comprehensive list of emotional health & well-being services available in Powys including contact details.

Good days in Unusual Times – a social story to share with your child to help discuss the current pandemic (from the Anna Freud website)

Bereavement resources (prepared by Powys Educational psychology Service)

Reading with your child – useful hints and tips on reading with your child.

Welsh Government – Education and Skills. Information on Additional Learning Needs, Curriculum & Assessment, pupil well-being, behaviour and attendance.

BBC Advice for parents – from homework help to Special Educational Needs, find out how to help your child at school. (Includes support for teaching at home during school closures)

Parent’s guide to depression – If you are concerned about your child

Recognising Type 1 diabetes in your child – Know the signs

Powys Catering:

Change4life – gives you ideas and recipes to help you and your family be healthier and happier.

Eat Well, Spend Less Leaflet

Healthy Lunchbox Leaflet

Free School Meal Vouchers – Leaflet

E-SAFETY: The following sites offer advice and suggestions for keeping children safe online.

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/online-safety/  

https://www.net-aware.org.uk/ 

https://www.childnet.com/  

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/