For books dealing in a general way with the V-signs, please refer to the Book and Movie Club
Personal, Social Health and Economic Association
A platform that offers guidance, advice and lots of useful websites on drugs, alcohol, sex and relationships.
V is for Virtual – advice about technology
Steve Carrick Davies is a dad, passionate speaker and trainer who has great ideas for helping parents understand the pros and cons of technology and how to regulate it.
A clip, titled Girls You Think You Know, is a story about a girl, Internet safety and being groomed. The clip was produced by the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP).
Useful guides for parents, children and teachers.
Vodaphone Digital Parenting
Comprehensive age-related guides about keeping children safe when they use technology.
If you have seen, read or heard something on any form of media that you consider unsuitable for children, contact the ParentPort. Run by UK media regulators, it also offers advice for parents.
V is for Violins – advice about self-esteem
Help and advice for parents and children.
Mindfulness advice and information.
Dove Self-Esteem Project (Unilever)
Information, which is geared for parents, teachers and mentors, about boosting young girls’ self-esteem and understanding body image issues.
V is for Veruca Salt – advice on bitches and bullies
Advice and helpline for parents.
Dr Michele Borba
A good and comprehensive guide for parents on different kinds of friendship issues and how to help.
Bullying Prevention Headquarters
Empowers and helps those suffering from bullying.
Information and tools for dealing with bullies and a helpline for parents.
A call-in service for children to use. The motto is: No problem is too big or too small.
V is for Vomit and Vaginas – advice on nutrition, alcohol and other drugs, self-harm, puberty, sex and sexuality
Eating disorders and nutrition
Helpline and national network of support groups for any eating disorder.
Nutritionist Resource Network
A comprehensive site of nutrition information and a directory of nutritionists.
Alcohol and other drugs
Help and advice for parents and teens on all drugs.
Breakthru Alcohol and Drug Awareness
A cross-community helpline and information organisation.
Information with age-related tips and support on alcohol misuse and harm
Advice and information on self-harm for parents and children.
Puberty, sex and relationships
Good, clear information that will help parents and daughters get to grips with puberty.
Good information on safer sex and sexually transmitted diseases (STIs) for parents and daughters.
Keep up with latest information on family planning.
Lesbian, Gay and bisexual help
Lesbian, gay and bisexual information, resources and help page for parents.