Parent Zone

Please find useful contact numbers below:

Foodbank- ‪07954 131337 (it is a referral system that we hold vouchers for but I assume this may change if circumstances change with closures etc)

Children with Disabilities Social Care Team and Short Breaks Team – 01642 579160

Citizen’s Advice- 01642802282

CAMHS- 0300 013 2000

CAMHS Crisis Team (24 hour helpline)- 03000 132 000 option 6 emotional wellbeing and counselling support for young people.

To find your nearest Job Centre – click here

Click here for info on Coronavirus (COVID-19): Keeping children safe from abuse and harm

Do you have a teenager in your house? Is your child nearly a teenager?  We have a FREE popular short online course for you if you are a Middlesbrough Council resident: ‘Understanding your teenager’s brain’ (short course).  Use the Access code BORO at

‘I really enjoyed it – it was short, informative & easy to understand.  I thought the science bit was explained very well.’

If your children are younger there is a fabulous online course for you too ‘Understanding your child’ (0-19 years)(main course) Access Code BORO

If you are not a Middlesbrough Council resident you can still purchase the courses at


Please take a few minutes to watch the video below regarding Meningococcal W Meningitis and Septicaemia (MenW)

We’ve been published! Take a look at the following link to read book reviews from Andy and Zoe . .

Parent info feed with links to different articles for parents:

Autism specific advice from the NAS about keeping your child safe online:,3UAL2,JYZVRB,DUEAE,1

CEOP Website and resources:

Parents comments & compliments

“The staff working with my son are very supportive & he has developed so much confidence in all areas of development. Keep up the good work and well done to all staff members.” 

“I really enjoyed being involved in the ICT afternoon. My son also enjoyed me coming, I think it is important to have parent time within school. I found today informative & fun.” 

“I enjoyed seeing all the different facilities available for ICT. We were making a lift on scratch.”

“My child enjoyed it and I enjoyed it.”

“I had a great time taking part in the ICT activities today. Was good to see all of the different opportunities available and how easily and comfortable all of the pupils seemed interacting with it all.”

“What a lovely idea. The children obviously enjoy their computers and the ability to make codes for games etc are excellent. Loved it today. Thank you.”

“We couldn’t thank the staff at Beverley School enough. Our son has turned into a very mature young man with the constant help and support of the school who work outstandingly to support every individual need of its pupils.”

 “Meeting staff, making cards and mugs very enjoyable. Thanks for the mug.” 

“Wow! What a great afternoon, really enjoyed my time. Can we have more of the same please”. 

“Lovely to see some of the materials the students use and have a go myself!” 

“Fantastic afternoon- learning that my son can cook!” Also great to learn how to make mini quiches.” 

“Had a great afternoon cooking with my son, I learnt how to cook mini quiches.” 

“The parental engagement was a great idea. We both had fun & it was nice to see my son learning & following instructions. Was great for me to learn how to make quiches. I cant really cook so it was fun to do with my son.” 

“Lovely afternoon in food tech, good fun and very good quiches.” 

“I was invited into school to attend my daughters hair & beauty lesson. I was given a hand massage plus soak and had lotion put on. The young lady who pampered me was very gentle and kind. I felt really refreshed afterwards & thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Thank you!” 

“I was invited in my sons school for pampering day. Some did my make up & a facial for me. I feel really fresh. Thank you!” 

“Very interesting and nice to see that our pupils are achieving and doing practical activities with interest, and enjoying themselves.”