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Information For Parents

OAC Stay Connected Website

Our brilliant, new Mental Wellbeing website developed especially for parents, carers, staff and students. It contains exciting weekly recipes, quizzes, puzzles and lots of useful resources for all the family.

Apps to Help Children Stay Safe Online

The BBC have a website and app called Own It. The website has a lot of content for children to help them navigate their online lives, and the free smartphone app comes with a special keyboard which can intervene with help and support in the moments that children need it the most. It can be downloaded for free in the Google Play Store and Apple App Store.

SafeToNet is an app for parents to help them safeguard their children from online risks like cyberbullying and sexting, whilst respecting their child’s rights to privacy. The SafeToNet Foundation is providing UK families with free access to 1 million licences during coronavirus.

Please see below for links and the recently released Department for Education guidance ’
Coronavirus (COVID-19): support for parents and carers to keep children safe online’
(Updated 25 June 2020)

Goldigger Trust

Goldigger Trust provides all kind of support for vulnerable boys. During this time, they have opened up their sessions for ALL boys to access.
Please see the PDF below for full details of all their sessions and activities.

Is your child a Young Carer?

Please see the useful information below: