Useful Links

If you have a suggestion for an appropriate educational or family support link to be added, please let us know.

Thinkuknow

For very useful information about the safe use of modern technologies, visit Thinkuknow.  This site has areas for children and young people as well as for parents, and is constantly updated to give current advice and guidance. Free resources can also be downloaded.

Wheres Your Head At

On 1st December 2009 the Dorset HealthCare NHS Foundation Trust launched the new website Wheres Your Head At, which is an innovative website for children, teenagers, parents, carers and professionals, focussing on emotional mental health and well-being. The idea came from a group of parents and young people who wanted a more user friendly resource for themselves and their children. The website provides access to information and advice on a range of topics such as bullying, depression, anxiety, bereavement and eating disorders, with content appropriate to the audience.

Dorset Parent Carer Council

This is a new site for parents of children with disabilities.

BBC Primary Support

This website gives parents guidance on how to help their children and support the work they do at school.

Games

The following websites have a range of games to help children practice their literacy and maths skills.
mathletics
Bitesize
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