Parents, carers, families

Healthier Together Hampshire

https://what0-18.nhs.uk/parentscarers/your-childs-mental-health

Information and advice.

Marriage Care

https://www.marriagecare.org.uk/

Couples counselling for a donation.

Friends of the Family – Winchester

https://www.fotfwinchester.org/

Services for families including where parents are feeling overwhelmed/ struggling to cope; child befriending service.

Family Lives

https://www.familylives.org.uk/
Helpline: 0808 800 2222

Support and advice about all aspects of family life, child development, school issues, relationship support, issues around aggression at home, bullying, family breakdown, social care involvement.

Family Rights Group

https://frg.org.uk/

For families with children in need, at risk, or in the care system.

Action for Children

https://parents.actionforchildren.org.uk/activities/wellbeing-activities/how-to-practise-mindfulness-at-home-with-children/

https://parents.actionforchildren.org.uk/education/school-university/coping-school-refusal/

Info, advice, useful pages on practising mindful breathing with your child and managing school refusal.

Family Action

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

Advice on managing challenging behaviour.

Hants Specialist Support Parenting Service

https://www.barnardos.org.uk/what-we-do/services/hampshire-specialist-parenting-support-service

Linked with Barnardo’s, this service provides evidence based parenting programmes for parents of children aged 5-17 who have ASC, ADHD, challenging behaviour, antisocial behaviour including violence to parents.

Mind Ed for Families

https://www.mindedforfamilies.org.uk/young-people

Tips, guides and education for parents and families around MH issues and common difficulties in childhood and adolescence.

Children and Families - Portsmouth

https://www.portsmouth.gov.uk/services/health-and-care/children-and-families/

Information and advice on accessing parental support, behaviour management, early help etc.