Being a parent or carer is a fantastically rewarding job - however it can often be hard work and it isn't always straightforward. If you have questions about a child or young person's behaviour or mental health, you're not alone.


Covid 19

For support on Coronavirus visit the YoungMinds website for trusted advice.

In crisis

Should you need urgent health advice please contact your GP or call NHS 111. In an emergency please visit A&E or call 999.

Where to go for help
  • In the first instance talk to your child’s school or visit your GP to get advice.
  • YoungMinds have an excellent resource: A to Z for parents.
  • For free advice telephone YoungMinds ParentHelpline Mon-Fri from 9.30-4pm on 08088025544
  • Rutland County Council Early Help have a number of offers to support children, young people and their families.
Self-help and information services available for young people