Useful links for Parents

The following links and websites may be useful for you:

Department for Education

The official government website for all matters of education and schools.

Seven Stories

National Centre for Children’s Books

Newcastle Families Information Service

Newcastle Families Information Service is a free service for all families, which provides impartial information, advice and assistance. They can be contacted on 0191 277 4133 or visit the Newcastle Families Information Service website

Ofsted Parent View

Give your opinions on our school

A guide to Local and National Services for Families with Children with SEN

This page contains contacts for some of the many voluntary organisations that can provide information, advice and/or support for parents with children who have special needs. You can contact them directly.


Promote awareness of AD(H)D and provide information and free practical help to sufferers, both adults and children, and their families via the web-site

Attention Deficit Disorder Information and Support Service (ADDISS)

ADDISS provides people-friendly information and resources about Attention Deficit Disorder to anyone who needs assistance; including people affected by the condition, parents, teachers and health professionals

Autism Society – North East

The Autistic Society, Tyne and Wear provide education and residential provision for children and young people with Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome

British Dyslexia Association (BDA)

Provide advice and information for all dyslexic people, parents, teachers, employers and other agencies. Their vision is a dyslexia friendly society enabling dyslexic people of all ages to reach their potential

Dyspraxia Foundation

Provides information, advice and support on dyspraxia. It aims to support individuals and families affected by dyspraxia, promote better diagnostic and treatment facilities for those who have dyspraxia, help professionals in health and education to assist those with dyspraxia; and promote awareness and understanding of dyspraxia

ERIC (Education and Resources for Improving Childhood Continence)

Provide information, confidential support, services and resources for children who struggle with bedwetting, daytime wetting, soiling and constipation (sometimes called incontinence or continence problems). Also provide support for families and health professionals

Children's Online Safety Test

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