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(Featured resource)The Engage toolkit support black and minority ethnic young people who are young carers, and their families. The Engage toolkit brings together information, resources and links to help develop and implement best policy and practice for services to support black and minority ethnic young carers and their families.
YoungSibs is for children and young people who have a brother or sister who is disabled, has special educational needs or a serious long-term condition. YoungSibs is aimed at young people in the UK aged between 6 and 17.
Wolverhampton 360 is a service aimed at helping young people who may be worried about a parent’s drinking, gambling or drug use; or may have problems of their own. Whatever the reason, experienced staff and volunteers are on hand to help to provide information advice and guidance.
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10 Ways Parents can make Divorce Less Painful for their Children
Divorce and separation are tough on children, but as a parent you can make the process and its effects less painful through good communication, effective planning and ensuring that all decisions are made with the child’s best interests at heart.
Bullying at Home: When Family Banter Goes Too Far
Parent Info has partnered with the Dove Self-Esteem Project to offer parents advice and information to help children and young people build confidence and feel good about themselves.
Coping with Disruptive Teenagers
This is a free to access resource, available through the Relate website. This resource gives parents and carers information in regards to coping with disruptive teenagers. The information sheet has three main sections, understanding teenagers, teenage psychology and tips for coping.
I’m Worried My Teenager’s Friends are a Bad Influence
This is a free to access resource, available through the Relate website. The information given is clear and concise, and the language used is easy to understand, so it should be accessible be everyone. This resource gives parents and carers information in regards to their teenagers friends, and if they feel that they are a bad influence on the teenager. The information sheet is broken down into 2 main sections. These are; talking to the teenager and meeting the friends yourself.
Self-Care for Single Parents
Being a single parent can be hard, it often feels like you live your entire life looking after your child. However, it is also important that you remember to look after yourself in the process. This infographic from DadSolo shares self-care tips for single parents.
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Stress and its impact on family relationships
(Featured resource)People seem more stressed than ever, and never more so than in the family. No matter how the family unit is constructed: traditional, single parent, fostered, they all share similarities in the stresses and strains they encounter. This article examines the issues of stress and family relationships, and suggests ideas to reduce stress in the home.