Here are some other websites you might find helpful.
Advisory Centre for Education Information for parents on education issues including bullying, exclusion, school admission, appeals and special educational needs.
Website: www.ace-ed.org.uk Tel: 0800 800 5793
Children and Young People’s Directory
New online directory for families living in Waltham Forest divided into four ‘zones’ (Children’s Zone, Young People’s Zone, Practitioner Zone and Parent and Carer’s Zone) eachlisting things to do, places to go and people to talk to.
Contact a family
Information, advice and support for familes caring for children with disabilities or special needs.
Freephone helpline: 0808 808 3555
Domestic Violence – Women
Information for women experiencing domestic violence including access to 24hr helpline providing access to emergency refuge accommodation and an information service including safety planning.
Tel: 0808 200 0247
Domestic Violence – Men
Offers help and support for men experiencing domestic abuse.
Tel: 0808 8010327
Government website providing information on public services including benefits and employment.
Disability, Pregnancy and Parenthood International
Information for disabled people who are parents, those who wish to become parents and professionals concerned with disability and/or pregnancy and parenthood.
Tel: 0800 0184730
East London Community Law Centre
Free advice, information and representation on immigration, welfare benefits, debt, housing, education and employment issues.
Tel: 020 85581865
Advice for parents in lots of community languages:http://www.lgfl.net/esafety/Pages/parental-advice.aspx
These links take you to advice including how to talk to your child about being safe online and setting up parental controls on lots of different devices:http://www.saferinternet.org.uk/advice-and-resources/parents-and-carershttps://www.getsafeonline.org/safeguarding-children/under-5/
Digital Parent magazine has articles and information about the latest developments and what you can do to help your child get the most from them safely. Read it online at http://vodafonedigitalparenting.co.uk/
Do the Accidental Outlaw quiz to find out how much you know about what you can and can’t say/write online. It will help you stay safe, and it will help you when your child starts doing their homework online and they want to use pictures and quotes they find online.
http://www.theparentzone.co.uk/parent tells you about all kinds of things including gaming ratings and posting selfies online
At http://www.cbbfc.co.uk/bbfcinsight-trailer, the British Board of Film Classification’s Insight section, you can check the certificate of films and television programmes that you want to show your child
Family Lives (formerly Parentline Plus)
Information on all aspects of parenting. 24 hour helpline also available.
Tel: 0808 800 2222
Family Rights Group
Provides independent and confidential advice, information and
Tel: 0808 801 036 (confidential advice)
An indispensible site to support you as a professional working with children and families in the foundation years.
Information, advice and support for grandparents.
Tel: 0300 123 7015
London Borough of Waltham Forest
Gateway for all Council services and information in the Borough, including education, housing and places to go. Information on local childminders, nurseries, playgroups, schools and holiday schemes, also Child Tax Credit and the Nursery Education Grant.
Tel: 020 8496 3000
Information in 12 community languages on various issues including, debt, immigration, employment and health.
National Childbirth Trust
Information on pregnancy, birth and early parenthood. Info Centre has A-Z list of topics to choose from. Also details of breastfeeding and pregnancy/birth helplines.
Lots of information for mums of babies, toddlers and school aged children.
Information and advice about health, illness and health services.
Tel: 0845 464748]
One Parent Families/Gingerbread
Advice and support for lone parents including downloadable fact sheets on many issues including legal advice, employment and benefits.
Tel: 0808 802 0925
Support, information and counselling for couples having problems with their relationship.
Tel: 0300 100 1234
Contact Low Hall Nursery School
If you would like to talk to a member of staff at Low Hall, please don’t hesitate to get in touch via the contact page.