Important telephone contact numbers:
Childline - a national charity who listen and help children who may be suffering: 0800 1111
Sandwell MASH team - If you have a concern about a child in Sandwell please call: 0121 569 3100
Birmingham MASH team - If you have a concern about a child living in Birmingham please call: 0121 303 1888
Action for children Smethwick - Family Support Centre - 0121 555 6756
Social networks and staying safe
Its so important as parents/carers that you understand how to support children and to teach them how to be safe online.
Below are some useful links and tips on how we can ensure our children are kept safe.
Computer games and consoles
Many children are playing computer games and its important as parents and carers that we understand the safety around the games consoles and the games they are playing.
Please click on the links below for information on how to ensure that your children are playing games safetly.
Child and Adult Mental health
Its important for everyone to look after their mental health. If you are concered about your mental health or your childs mental health then please contact your childs GP to discuss your concerns.
Below are some links, contacts and services that can support you and/or your child:
Click here for more information.