Safety and Wellbeing

Guidance for Parents on Mental Health

Please find below a leaflet designed for parents and carers who are concerned about their child’s mental health. The information is general with links to services and information specific to Bath and North East Somerset on the back page.

BANES Mental Health Guidance for Parents leaflet


Keeping Children Safe

Please see the Keeping Children Safe Leaflet for information on what to do if you are at all concerned about the safety of a child at the school. A useful guide for parents and carers about Talking to Children about Alcohol

Help Your Child Stay Safe Online – A Useful Parent Guide .


E-safety Guides for Parents

Useful information for keeping children safe online.


Instagram Parents’ Guide

Kik Messenger Parents’ Guide

Omegle Parents’ Guide

ooVoo Parents’ Guide

Snapchat Parents’ Guide

Tinder for Teens Parents’ Guide


Childnet International, a non-profit organisation works with others to help make the internet a great and safe place for children. For more information you can visit Childnet at and view the information sheet below.

Childnet Supporting Young People Online

SWGfL Whisper

Whisper is an anonymous reporting service for students, families and local community that allows you to send a message or text to a confidential school email account where staff experienced in responding to issues will receive it.

Clicking on the Whisper button on our site will take you to an online form where you can leave your message. You can choose to send it anonymously or, if you want us to get back to you, you can leave your contact details. Whisper does not collect any information to identify a sender unless they choose to leave it.

Whisper by Web

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Whisper by SMS



The NCA’s CEOP Command (formerly the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre) works with child protection partners across the UK and overseas to identify the main threats to children and coordinates activity against these threats to bring offenders to account. We protect children from harm online and offline, directly through NCA led operations and in partnership with local and international agencies.

For advice, help or to make a report visit the CEOP Internet Safety Centre