Parents Matter Newsletter

All Parents Matter Newsletters and other Family Information Service documents are available from www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/fis

Gloucestershire Families Directory

Please have a look at the 'What's On?' facility on the online service directory www.glosfamiliesdirectory.org.uk which is developing now to contain information about a wider range of events and activities. Libraries now advertise their activities through this directory. We have also developed improved search functions (rather like online shopping) as part of the glosfamilies directory....please check it out for your family and those you work with!

Information for parents on keeping children safe online from CEOP

http://parentinfo.org/page/for-schools

Gloucester Young Carers. Information available on their website.

Gloucestershire Parent Carers Network - Information for Carers of Children and Young Adults.

Winston's Wish - a charity which gives support to young people who have suffered a bereavement.

National Autistic Society - UK Charity for people with Autism and their families.

Mencap - UK Charity for people with learning difficulties.

Family Lives -for Parenting and Family Support.

Barnado's - UK's leading Children's Charity.

Gloucestershire Self-Harm Helpline Service

Email: glosselfharm@rethink.org

Website: www.rethink.org/glosselfharm

For further information on Rethink: Phone: 0845 456 0455

PATA

PATA’s reputation as an excellent source of support and information for childcare from birth to teens including holiday play schemes., is built on more than 15 years’ experience and expertise.

http://www.pataglos.org.uk/

Gloucestershire County Council Information

General Information.

Gloucestershire Music Service.

www.glosclosedschools.com

Gloucestershire Resource Centre (a useful resource for childminders and other teams and groups)

The address for the Resource centre is:

City Works, Alfred St. Gloucester, GL1 4D and the telephone number is: 01452 504442

Children in reception class and school years 1, 2, 3 and 4 will be offered a flu vaccination at schools in Gloucestershire from September 2017.

 https://www.glos-care.nhs.uk/our-services/children-young-people/immunisation/20-general-cic/our-services/449-influenza