Resources: Parenting

Mermaids

Mermaids provides a helpline aimed at supporting transgender youth up to and including the age of 19, their families and professionals working with them. The helpline offers emotional support, a gateway to the parents and teens forums, information about current legislation and protections under the law, plus signposting to training and resources.

Parents of Jewish Gays

Support Group for Parents of Jewish Gays and Lesbians who may  be having difficulties in coping with their child being gay, would like to have the opportunity of meeting other parents who are in the same situation as yourself and would like to know how they have managed.

Single Parents Website

This website is aimed at parents who, for whatever the circumstance, are raising children on their own. It provides information, expert advice, interactive learning, multi-media content, links to other support organisations and news for anyone parenting alone.

YoungMinds

YoungMinds is a national charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of all children and young people under 25. They offer advice, training, campaigning and various publications.

They also have a parents’ helpline for parents worried about their children.