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Health and wellbeing

Talking to your child about traumatic life events: miscarriage, redundancy and terminal illness

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Advice for parents on how to talk to your children about traumatic events in the family

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Health and wellbeing

How to help your child if they're being bullied

Jedidja

https://www.kidscape.org.uk/advice National children’s charity, Kidscape, offers parents tips on how to help their children sif they are being bullied.

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Parenting

Social media and group violence: a parent's guide

Advice for parents on the rise of viral fight videos online

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Relationships and sex

Sexual health: advice for parents when your child become sexually active

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Talking to your child about sex: a parent's guide

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Relationships and sex

Sex: preparing to talk to your child

Face to face

Use these online advice services to help you prepare before talking to your child about sex, contraception and online safety

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Health and wellbeing

Three tips for starting a difficult conversation with your child

Family

Sex, drugs, internet porn - no, no, no, you don't want to talk to your child about that! How embarrassing. Especially as you know hardly anything about any of it. But it's one of those jobs (like changing nappies) that parents are put on earth to do. Here are our tips for making it less of an ordeal.

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Relationships and sex

Talking about sex and relationships

Conversation bubbles

Justin Hancock, author of Talking To Teens About Sex, explains how to avoid being embarrassed talking about the birds and the bees with your child

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Parenting

Phone safety and selfies: a parent's guide

Group selfie

Video: how to keep your child safe when using their mobile phone

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Education and the future

Here come the Stemettes: a Q&A with founder Anne-Marie Imafidon

Stemettes’ founder Anne-Marie Imafidon on why it matters to get girls into STEM.  

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Parenting

What is digital literacy? A parent's guide

digital infants

What does it mean to be a digitally literate child in the internet age?

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Parenting

Seasonal Netiquette: 5 new parenting rules for screen time and tech when families gather

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Tips for parents on navigating screen time and technology rules when families meet up

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Safety and settings

Removing illegal online images: a parent’s guide to The Internet Watch Foundation (IWF)

How the Internet Watch Foundation is protecting children from online sexual abuse

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