This hub was created to collate together lots of helpful resources from across the internet that are available to help support you and your child.
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OUT OF HOURS SUPPORT
First Response - Staffordshire County Council Social Services
T: 0800 1313 126 or 0345 604 2886 (Out of Hours)
Call Derbyshire - Derbyshire County Council Social Services
T: 01629 593 193
First Contact - Derby City Council Social Services
T: 01332 641172
Child Line 0800 1111
Online issues or exploitation contact Child Exploitation and Online Protection Agency (CEOP) https://ceop.police.uk/safety-centre
Advice, support and how to report if you suspect that a young person is at risk of Child Sexual Exploitation - http://knowaboutcse.co.uk
Advice, support and options if you or someone you love goes missing or runs away- 24 Hour Anonymous Helpline Text or Call 116 000
Advice and support if you suspect Radicalisation/Extremist behaviour - https://www.staffordshire.police.uk/article/7859/Prevent
Police 101 (999 in an emergency)
Crimestoppers UK 0800 555 111
My Kid Is Gay
LGBTQ+ Hub for Parents - Parentzone
Gender Dysphoria - NHS
NHS - Information for parents on trans children and gender dysphoria
Contacts & Agencies
Childnet - Childnet is a specialist online children's charity. Their aim is to help make the internet a great and safe place for children and young people.
0800 555 111
Sex & Relationships
CEOP - The CEOP is part of the UK law enforcement community, providing the ability to report on specific crimes involving the sexual abuse of children; grooming, CSE and trafficking.
Grooming, Sexting and Sending Nudes
Inappropriate or Explicit Content
Find out what inappropriate content is and how to support your child if they've seen something online that's upset them.
Stop It Now!
Selfies: The Naked Truth
The National Autistic Society - The leading UK charity for autistic people
YoungSibs - For Siblings of Disabled Children
British Dyslexia Association - Dyslexia Support
BBC Learning Zone - A range of short films, including dramas, animations and documentaries
Contact - for families with disabled children
Scratching, biting, hitting or banging the head against objects is common behaviour in children with an intellectual disability. Find out more.
Caring for a disabled child can create additional expenses for parents and have huge implications for family finances. This guide from ParentZone answers some frequently asked questions about financial help for parents of disabled children
Learning Difficulties, Autism & Internet Safety: A Parent's Guide
This guide from Mencap helps parents limit the risk of their child having negative experiences online and understand what action can be taken if they do.
Think U Know - Find the latest information on the sites you like to visit, mobiles and new technology. Find out what’s good, what’s not and what you can do about it.
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