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Parent Info

The Best Ways to Support Your Child

In conjunction with the Early Help 4 Mental Health team, we have compiled some information to help you to support your child if you or they have any concerns.

The websites listed below are Third Party websites and as such Morchard Bishop C of E Primary School cannot be responsible for their content.

 

Homework support

If you have any questions about the homework that has been set for your child always ask the class teacher.

Useful websites:

https://www.bbc.com/bitesize

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

https://www.mymaths.co.uk/ - the tutorial videos are very useful

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/ - this website supports the reading scheme we use in Early Years and Key Stage 1

 

Additional Services Available in Devon

If your child has or may have Special Education Needs, including Speech and Language needs, this website takes you through the referral process.

Please also speak to Mrs Dodge for support when making a referral.

http://devon.integratedchildrensservices.co.uk/

Advice for parents of children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

https://www.devonias.org.uk/

Lots of information about what is happening for families in Devon.

https://www.pinpointdevon.co.uk/

  

Supporting your child’s Mental Health

Every class has encouraged an awareness of the 10-a-day to support mental health, your child can tell you all about this. The poster is available on the school’s website.

 

For further information aimed at parents of Primary aged children go to:

https://youngminds.org.uk/

Online counselling for Secondary aged children is available at:

https://kooth.com/

Further support for Secondary aged children is available at:

http://www.youngdevon.org/

 

Parental Support

https://www.familylives.org.uk/

https://www.family-action.org.uk/

 

Single Parent Family Support

https://www.gingerbread.org.uk/

 

Families Facing Abuse and Domestic Violence

The School and Police work together through Operation Encompass to support children who may have witnessed domestic violence.

Contact the Police to report incidents of domestic violence.

Support is available at:

https://www.safe-services.org.uk/

https://www.splitz.org/devon.html

 

Support for children and families with eating disorders

https://www.beateatingdisorders.org.uk/

Support for Young Carers

http://www.devonyoungcarers.org.uk/

 

Terminal Illness and Bereavement Support

http://www.balloonscharity.co.uk/

https://www.winstonswish.org/

https://www.hospiceuk.org/

 

It would be impossible to list all the support groups available so if your child needs additional support for any other reason please speak to their class teacher or to Mrs Dodge.