Parent Resource Centre

The internet can be a rich source of information on child and young people’s health and wellbeing. But it isn’t always clear whether the information is reliable. The following websites contain trustworthy health information, recommended by our children’s services …

Common Childhood Illness


  • A parent’s guide for children aged 0-4. Learn more
  • A parent’s guide for children aged 5-11. Learn more
  • A guide to health and wellbeing for 12 years+. Learn more
  • Mobile app aimed at parents in Devon with up to date advice:

 

 

New Parents


  • Advice on breastfeeding. Learn more
  • Prevent, detect and manage mental health problems that complicate pregnancy and the postpartum year. Learn more
  • NHS Choices birth to five development. Learn more

 

 

 

 

 

School Age Children


 

 

Dental


 

 

Staying Safe Online


  • A brilliant online safety resource for young children. Learn more
  • You Think You Know: Learn more
  • Helping to make the internet a great and safe place for children: Learn more
  • Childline. Learn more
  • Information for young people aged 13 – 25 years. Learn more

 

 

Health and Wellbeing


 

 

 

 

 

 

Plymouth Online Directory


  • Information, advice, help and support services for children, young people and families who live and work in Plymouth. Learn more