Child Health

Contents

Nottinghamshire Public Services

Private Fostering Information

Talkzone

Bullying UK

Change4Life

Health for Teens

Childhood Illness Visual Guide

FOYPIB

Kooth

Health for Kids

Sepsis - What every parent needs to know

Vaccination Planner

Nottinghamshire Public Services

If you require support or advice regarding your child, please use the below links or call 01777 274422

Community Childrens Team

Healthy Family Team

Private Fostering Information

Some young people may not live with their parents, but someone else who their parents have asked to look after them. This is what is known as a 'private fostering' arrangement. Please read the following information if you, or a child in your care, may be under a private fostering arrangement.

 

Private Fostering - A Young Person's Guide [pdf]

Private Fostering - Adult poster [pdf]

Talkzone

Talkzone is a free confidential counselling service in Bassetlaw for 16 – 25 year olds they deal with a wide variety of issues such as anger management, bereavement, depression, sexuality, abuse and you can refer yourself.

Telephone: 01909 479191

Mobile: 07530 252177

Website: www.centreplace.org.uk/talkzone

Email: info@centreplace.org.uk

Bullying UK

As well as the core family support services offered through the helpline, Bullying UK also work in many different areas and offering tailored support around issues such as bullying, special educational needs, and support for specific communities.

Telephone: 0808 800 2222

Website: www.bullying.co.uk

Change4Life

Change4Life is here to help you and your family be healthier and happier.

Website: registration.change4life.co.uk

Health for Teens

Health for Teens introduces a new and different way for young people aged 11-19 to learn about their health.

Website: www.healthforteens.co.uk

Childhood Illness Visual Guide

Use this visual guide to help you identify common conditions and illnesses that may affect your child. Includes conditions such as measles, slapped cheek syndrome, chicken pox and warts.

Website: NHS: Visual Guide for Childhood illnesses

FOYPIB

Focus on Young People in Bassetlaw are a registered charity established in 1996. The main purpose of the charity is to support young people aged between 8 – 25 years old within the Bassetlaw area to enable them to achieve their goals and reach their full potential. This may be as an individual, a club or organisation.

Telephone: 01909 531504

Website: www.foypib.org.uk/contact-us

Kooth

Free, safe and anonymous online support for young people with an online chat facility for support.

Monday – Friday 12:00 – 22:00

Saturday – Sunday 18:00 – 20:00

Website: www.kooth.com

Health for Kids

Health for Kids introduces a new and different way for primary school children to learn about their health.

Website: www.healthforkids.co.uk

Sepsis - what every parent needs to know

If your child is unwell with a bug or infection, is rapidly getting worse and you are worried that their illness seems different to any previous illness, it could be sepsis.

View the leaflet to find out more

Vaccination Planner

Download a personalised vaccination calendar, which highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by.

Website: NHS: Vaccination Schedule