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Mental Health - Parents

If you are worried about a child or young person’s emotional wellbeing and mental health , there are a range of services available. These can provide additional support when low level techniques and support have not been effective. They can also usually be contacted to answer any queries you may have and provide advice, where appropriate , to help you to support the child/young person. There is also a range of free training available to help parents, carers and practitioners to understand the emotional health of children and young people and how to identify and support children and young people who are experiencing difficulties.

Stoke-on-Trent Child and Adolescent Mental Health website

FREE Self Harm Help for Parents Ebook

parents can download free self harm help information at:

Contact telephone numbers

The number to call if you are worried about a child or young person and think they may be the victim of neglect or abuse:

If you think a child or young person is in immediate danger telephone 999

If a child or young person is at risk of significant harm contact the
Safeguarding Referral Team Telephone 01782 235100

You can call someone in Stoke-on-Trent to help if you are worried about a child or young person and think they may be a victim of neglect or abuse
Advice and Access Team Telephone 01782 232200

Emergency Duty Team - 01782 234234 (After 5pm)

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