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Useful Links

 

  • Action for Children – A national charity that provides services for children, young people and families, as well as carrying out research on child abuse and neglect
  • Barnardos – Every child has the right to grow up in a safe, secure and loving home. Vulnerable children need your help
  • CEOP -is dedicated to eradicating the sexual abuse of children. That means we are part of UK policing and very much about tracking and bringing offenders to account either directly or in partnership with local and international forces
  • Disabled Children – Oxfordshire County Council website with lots of useful local information regarding Disabled Children
  • Department for Education (DfE) – UK government department with responsibility for infant, primary and secondary education
  • Educate Against Hate – Is a government website set up to give guidance to parents and school teachers about radicalisation
  • NSPCC – Runs a wide range of services across the UK for both children and adults, including national helplines and local projects; help for children & young people via ChildLine (0800 1111) and help for adults concerned about a child help and advice (0808 800 5000)
  • Oxfordshire Family Information Service (OxonFIS) -Provides information and support for children, young people and families in Oxfordshire
  • PACE – Parents Against Child Sexual Exploitation – Free online package for parents launched in partnership with Virtual College equips parents to recognise the signs and act

  •  Useful Publications
  • Child abuse and neglect in the UK today – NSPCC report (.pdf format, 205 pages, 6MB)
  • Young Peoples Sounding Board – DADS MATTER! – Oxfordshire Children, Education and Families DirectorateChildren and Young Peoples Sounding Board June 2011 Dads matter!
  • Young Peoples Sounding Board – JOINT PARENTS AND CARERS – Oxfordshire Children, Education and Families Directorate, Children and Young Peoples Sounding Board December 2011 Joint Parent – Carer
  • Young Peoples Sounding Board – MENTAL HEALTH – Oxfordshire Children, Education and Families DirectorateChildren and Young Peoples Sounding Board September 2011 Mental Health
  • Parent Carers Sounding Board – Supporting Dads Better – Oxfordshire Children, Education and Families DirectorateParent/Carer Sounding Board July 2011 Why is it a Mums world? How can we support Dads better?
  • Parent Carers Sounding Board – Volunteering – Oxfordshire Children, Education and Families Directorate Parent – Carer Sounding Board May 2011 Making volunteering work for parents – carers and for services
  • TOP TIPS – Getting a Good Nights Sleep for Parents – Getting a Good Nights Sleep Tips for Parents from Parents
  • CEOP Webcam Fact Sheet  – This fact sheet is useful advice for parents and carers, school teachers or students on webcam information and safety. This can be adopted for anything that has a camera; laptops, tablets or mobile phones.