Useful links

Useful Links for Parents/Carers

Children’s centre:

Children’s centres provide Early Help services, to the whole family from pregnancy through to aged eight, when families most need support using the “team around the family” approach.

Link: Devon Children’s Centre Referral Form (

Young Carers:

We work to make sure that young carers are supported through our service and others, which can include specialist advice, access to respite opportunities and 1:1 support as identified in an assessment.

Link: Young Carers | Westbank

Quids for Kids:

The Quids for Kids project helps hundreds of families with children who have additional needs, care leavers, young homeless people and foster parents.

Link: Quids for Kids referral form (

Pinpoint Devon:

Directory of Community services in Devon



Is the way that you are feeling affecting your daily life? Are you struggling to cope, feeling low, anxious or overwhelmed by your thoughts and feelings? Are you living with a health condition that is making you feel tired, frustrated and worried? You are not alone and we can help.

Link: TALKWORKS | Mental Health support for Devon (

School Nurse:

The School Nursing Service provides information and support to school-aged children and their families who live in Devon or who attend a Devon school.

Eastern Hub Contact Details: 0333 234 1903


Citizens Advice:

Citizens Advice Torridge, North, Mid and West Devon is a local Charity that provides free, independent, confidential and impartial advice on all subjects to members of the local community that require it.

Link: Local Citizens Advice details – Citizens Advice


Fearfree is an independent charity and leading provider of domestic abuse support services in southwest England

Link: FearFree – Local Support for Domestic Abuse

Kinship Carers

Kinship Carers are trying to reach as many kinship carers and colleagues in other family support services as possible.

Link for families: Kinship Peer Support Service – Kinship Families

Link for organisations: Kinship Peer Support Service – Organisations

Other useful links for Parents and Carers

The Devon Safeguarding Children Partnership (DSCP) (

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