Skip to content ↓

Useful Websites

Support for Parents/Carers


Healthy Minds for Happy Kids

Mind (charity) - Wikipedia

NHS 111 — Didcot Health Centre

NHS Wellbeing Audio Guides

Jobs with NSPCC | Guardian Jobs

NSPCC advice on talking to your child and worries and their mental health.

Dragonfly: Impact Education

Dragon Fly Impact Education provide resources for parents/carers to support them with the mental health and wellbeing of their children.  Short videos and handy downloads are available by clicking on the link.


Partnership for children advice and practical ideas to boost your child’s wellbeing.

Young Minds – Shelter Cymru

Young Minds advice and guidance for parents on spotting and helping manage anxiety in children.

Shout 85258 is a 24/7 UK text messaging service for times when people feel they need immediate support.

Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families

Advice and guidance for parents and carers to help them support a child or young person experiencing poor
mental health

NHS 111 — Didcot Health Centre

NHS advice for parents on dealing with child anger and aggression.

NHS 111 — Didcot Health Centre

A NHS directory of support available for a range of mental health and other issues that can affect family wellbeing.

Anxiety UK | Mental Health Innovation Network

A charity providing support if you have been diagnosed with an anxiety condition.

If you are registered with a Berkshire GP and over 17 you can refer yourself for Talking Therapies support with
stress, anxiety or depression.

West Berks sources of help and support.

Action for Children - Wikipedia

Action for Children provides advice as to how parents can help their child learn to cope with anxious feelings or anxiety. There is also a chat service parents can contact.


Information about the AnDY (Anixety and Depression in Young People - referral can be made via Children and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)


Helping Your Child With Fears and Worries book

Link to Empathy vs Sympathy video

Support for Children

NHS - 10 minute Shake Up games

These 10-minute bursts of fun will really get your kids moving and count towards the 60 active minutes they need every day!

PE with Joe

Yoga with Adriene

The Little Gym

Peace Out