Here are useful sources of information on the internet giving readers
access to further valuable information on parenting issues. You can also
make suggestions of good sites yourself which you feel will be of help
to other parents. Just post the details on the discussion room bulletin
Excellent comprehensive site with lots of articles
on a wide range of health and psychological issues
Useful information on health, development, behaviour
and psychological matters in the 12 year and under age range.
Wide range of articles on many issues with star
ratings for depth and quality.
UK site - all age groups and includes physical health issues.
Lots of information on all aspect of childcare
including interesting articles on a wide range of topics and specific
Good general site for all age ranges with an emphasis on positive parenting
Useful range of articles and information on further
reading. All age groups.
Helpful suggestions to foster family life and child
development in the 12 year and under range
Trust for the Study of
Adolescence Information for the parents of young people and for professionals
working with both the young people and their families.
Support for parents both on the site and on a 24 hour helpline number
0808 800 2222
National Family and Parenting
Institute The National Family and Parenting Institute (NFPI) is an
independent charity working to support parents in bringing up their children,
to promote the wellbeing of families and to make society more family friendly.
Young Minds Help
and information for parents who are concerned about their child's mental
Fathers Direct A
national information centre on fatherhood which aims to promote positive
relationships between men and their children.
Families need Fathers Information
and guidance on rights and entitlements for fathers.
information and local self help groups for lone parents. Website and also
phone contact 0800 018 4318