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Useful websites

The websites set out below provide information, advice and guidance for parents and carers to find out more information.

General Support 

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  • Young People Cornwall
    A website for young people in Cornwall. Things to do, places to go, education, Jobs and volunteering.
  • Savvy
    Friendly advice and services in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.
  • Samaritans
    Support for anyone who needs to talk - also available on 08457 90 90 90.
  • National Autistic Society
    Information and expert advice and support on autism for autistic people, their families and friends.
    Information for parents, young people and professionals with regard to special educational needs.
  • Moodgym
    Support and resources for children's mental health and emotional wellbeing.
  • MindEd
    Free educational resources about  Mental Health for parents/carers and professionals.
  • Young Minds
    A voice for young people’s mental health and wellbeing
  • Mind Your Way
    Mental Health and Wellbeing services for young people in Cornwall.
  • MoodJuice
    Self-help Resource Site  Moodjuice Forth Valley is a site design to offer information, advice to those experiencing troublesome thoughts, feelings and actions.
  • Epic Friends
    Advice on how to help friends who are struggling emotionally.
    Support for domestic abuse (men).
    Cafcass represents children in family court cases.
  • Children's Legal Centre
    free legal resources, advice and information for all aspects of family and child and educational law.
  • ERIC
    advice and guidance for parents and professionals with regard to children's continence and bladder and bowel issues.
  • B-eat
    support for anyone affected by eating disorders or difficulties with food, weight and shape.
  • Intercom Trust
    Intercom Trust is a lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans community resource in Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and the wider South West.
  • YAY! Cornwall
    Organisation that runs YAY! Cornwall (Young and Yourself) youth group for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Questioning young people up to the age of 25 who live, work or who are visiting, at school or college in Cornwall.
  • ChildLine
    Free, confidential advice and support whatever your worry whenever you need help.
  • Kidscape
    a site with information for young people, parents and professionals to tackle bullying and safeguarding.
    24 hr confidential drug and alcohol advice.
  • Turn2us
    Free independent advice for benefits entitlements.
  • Step Change
    Free independent advice on debt, can arrange debt management plans free of charge.