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WEBSITES ABOUT GIRLS AND PARENTING DAUGHTERS OF ANY AGE

 

Darling Daughters

 www.darlingdaughters.org

Join us! Latest Darling Daughter news, directory updates, 'What Would Marmar Do' blog.

 

My Daughter 

www.mydaughter.co.uk

Advice from head teachers and other experts to help you with issues like education and friendships.

 

A Mighty Girl

www.amightygirl.com

Parenting tips and recommendations on books and films.

 

Everyday Sexism Project

www.everydaysexism.com

A live feed where anyone can post his or her story, no matter how seemingly insignificant, of a sexist experience. There is an accompanying book: Everyday Sexism by Laura Bates (Simon and Schuster, 2014)

 

Her Story

@herstory_uk

Engaging young people with women’s history that is absent from the school curriculum. Follow on Twitter and a website is coming.

 


 

Antenatal advice

 

ParentSkool

http://www.parentskool.co.uk/

Provides a wonderful approach and classes on birthing options, becoming a parent and beyond.

 

National Childbirth Trust

http://www.nct.org.uk/

A national network of antenatal classes and website support for birth, breast-feeding and parenting.

 


 

Baby darlings (0–2 years)

 

The Breastfeeding Network

www.breastfeedingnetwork.org.uk

An independent source of help and advice for anyone interested in breastfeeding and for those caring for breastfeeding mothers.

 

The Association for Postnatal Illness

www.apni.org

Advice, support and a helpline for anyone suffering postnatal illness, which affects approximately ten per cent of all recently delivered mothers.

 

Home Start

www.home-start.org.uk

Offers home visits, support and advice to parents with children under five.

 

Cry-sis

www.cry-sis.org.uk/

Offers a daily helpline and support on sleepless and crying babies.

 

Children’s sleep specialist

www.andreagrace.co.uk 

Effective and gentle solutions bespoke to you and your baby.

 


 

Children and teens: Specialists to help your darling

 

The Kids Coach

www.thekidscoach.org.uk

Naomi offers coaching for children (6+) in person or by Skype, plus lots of resources for parents

 

Teenagers – Sarah Newton

www.sarahnewton.com

Sarah specialises in offering coaching and support to teenagers, and their parents

 

Exams, stress and performance coaching

Liz Parker coaches teens and students with practical strategies to succeed and build their confidence. www.cambridgeacademicperformance.co.uk

 


 

Parenting advice and support

 

Parenting People

www.parentingpeople.co.uk 

Parenting courses, workshops and individual parent coaching run by yours truly, Judy Reith.

 

The Parent Coaching Academy

www.theparentcoachingacademy.com/

Founder Lorraine Thomas is one of the best coaches around

 

The Parent Practice

www.theparentpractice.com

Offers parenting courses, including online, talks and training for facilitators.

 

Sue Atkins

www.theparentingcoach.com

Sue offers coaching, workshops and free resources for parents.

 

Parent Champions

www.parentchampioncommunity.com

The founder Alan Wilson offers a range of support services including online and face-to-face courses.

 

Parenting UK

www.parentinguk.org

Information on recognised parenting course providers in the UK. Parenting UK are creators of Parentchannel.tv (an online service) that has video clips on a good range of parenting issues.

 

Family Lives

www.familylives.org.uk

Leading charity offering a helpline and web chat service, plus online information for any parenting concerns.

 

NSPCC

This national body has a helpline for parents and another for children. It also offers resources, information and courses.

NSPCC helpline (for adults) www.nspcc.org.uk/what-you-can-do/

ChildLine www.childline.org.uk

 


 

Twins and multiple births

 

www.tamba.org.uk 

Help, advice and information on local networks for parents with twins or multiple births.

 


 

Children with additional or temporary needs

 

Attention Deficit Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

www.adders.org

Resources, information, and support groups.

 

Children with disabilities

www.cafamily.org.uk/

Contact a Family:

Charity that supports children with disabilities and their families.

 


 

Bereavement

 

Winston’s Wish

www.winstonswish.org.uk

Provides help and support to bereaved children.

 

Cruse

www.cruse.org.uk

A bereavement helpline, individual counselling or local group support for adults and children.