Useful Links for Children, Young People and Parents/Carers

Children and Young People

Below are links to useful links to websites that can give children and young people more information, or confidential contacts on staying safe.

A website designed and run by young people for young people in Cornwall, with advice and tools to help young people aged 10-16 managed their emotional, social and mental wellbeing.

A service run by NSPCC to help anyone under 19 in the UK with any issue they’re going through. Their advice line is run by trained counsellors. Childline is free, confidential and available any time, day or night.

Your Way is a partnership between several youth and mental health services in Cornwall. Passionate about all aspects of our work, we provide quality youth services in Cornwall for and with young people aged 10 and over.

Advice for children and young people about staying safe when their on a phone, tablet or computer.

Parents and Carers

Below are useful links to useful websites that can give parents and carers more information, or confidential contacts on keeping their children safe.

The Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU) provides a parents hub full of resources, information, leaflets and e-learning to support parents and carers to help keep their children safe. 

If you’re unsure who to speak to, the NSPCC helpline can support you and advise you on what to do next – call 0808 800 5000.

The ‘front door’ to Early Help services led by Cornwall Council and Cornwall Foundation Trust.

Staff within the Early Help Hub can offer support to eligible families, including support for mental health, family support, health visiting and targeted youth support. 

Parent Carers Cornwall (PCC) is the recognised Parent Carer Forum for Cornwall. Nationally funded to support families with children with SEND. They support the Time 2 Move Holiday Activity Programme and can be a valuable support for parents whose children have additional needs.