Welcome to the parents, carers and guardians section of the Plymouth Safeguarding Children Partnership.    Safeguarding is about protecting children and young people who may be at risk of harm, and ensuring all children and young people are able to reach their full potential and feel healthy, safe and contented.

This part of the website aims to provide you with important information about safeguarding plus help and advice on a whole host of topics that may support you and your family.


Guidance for parents and carers on supporting children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak 

For Parents: A special COVID Message NHS

Coronavirus: A Book For Children

Talking to a child worried about COVID-19

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and keeping children safe from abuse

Coronavirus: Information for families with disabled children

COVID-19 (coronavirus): support for deaf children

Coronavirus, and helping children with autism – Episode 4: Autism, a parents’ guide

Online Safety: How to support your child at home

Domestic Abuse and COVID-19 Campaign

CAFCASS: COVID-19 Guidance and Support 

Things to do – Children and Young People

NSPCC Help – Neglect Campaign

What is child abuse

Child sexual exploitation

Protecting your child

Keeping your child safe in sport

Online Gaming – An introduction for parents and carers

The Plymouth Online Directory