Additional information - useful web site links for Parents

Preschool Links:

Bizzy Bees Termly Newsletter and additional information click here

What to expect in the Early Years Foundation Stage: a guide for parents -  https://foundationyears.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/What-to-expect-in-the-EYFS-complete-FINAL-16.09-compressed.pdf?utm_source=Foundation+Years&utm_campaign=63698a82dd-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2019_03_21_05_01_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8f9a6de061-63698a82dd-321579577&mc_cid=63698a82dd&mc_eid=f6be70285f

Lists good quality books with age range guides and includes activities that educationalists and parents can do as well as video clips of the story books being read - www.lovemybooks.co.uk

 

Information about early years and childcare – www.foundationyears.org.uk

A guide to parents and carers about the chracteristics of learning - click here 

 

Useful information and resources about speech and communication development www.ican.org.uk

 

Talking Tips for children ages 2-3 years & 3-4 years – www.talkingpoints.org.uk

Visual & Hearing – free resources – www.ndcs.org.uk

Specialist resources for SEND children - www.earfoundation.org.uk

Communication - Visual symbols – www.widgit.com/symbolupdates

Speech and Language Drop-ins for pre-school children – www.bromleyhealthcare.org.uk

 

Support for under 5 [Services for everyone – known as ‘universal services’ - www.bromley.mylife.co.uk/under5s

Institute of Health Visiting – Parent Tips- Toilet training – www.ihv.org.uk

 

Community Children’s Health Partnership – NHS Trust/North Bristol – Thinking About wee and poo now you’ve reached the age of 2, ERIC’s guide to Potty Training & ERIC guide to children’s Bowel Problems - – www.eric.org.uk

 

The Bromley Children Project – Biggin Hill Children & Family Centre – Monthly timetable available for activities and creches – bigginhillcfc@bromley.gov.uk

After school and holiday fun activities – www.bromleymytime.org.uk/buzz-activities

 

Support for children and young people with disabilities and special educational needs

(Bromley) http://bromley.mylifeportal.co.uk/lbb-local-offer.aspx#.Ve220xHBzRZ

(Croydon) - https://www.croydon.gov.uk/education/special-educational-needs

 

Information for parents about healthy eating for children, it includes articles, tips and recipes - 

http://www.childrensfoodtrust.org.uk

Information on early years - https://henry.org.uk/

Information on healthy eating/breastfeeding/nutrition/ weaning - https://www.nhs.uk/start4life

Institute of health visiting (top tips for parents - breastfeeding, nutrition, development) - https://ihv.org.uk/families/top-tips/

https://hungrylittleminds.campaign.gov.uk/

Launched by the government in July 2019 – ideas and tips for parents to do with their children newborn to 5 years

 

https://www.henry.org.uk/links/healthyteeth - information on how to keep teeth healthy

 

https://www.nhs.uk/live-well/sleep-and-tiredness/healthy-sleep-tips-for-children/

https://learning.nspcc.org.uk/research-resources/leaflets/parent-leaflets/

 

https://learning.nspcc.org.uk/research-resources/leaflets/positive-parenting/

 

https://www.childcarseats.org.uk

 

https://www.actionforchildren.org.uk/media/9750/eat-well-practical-guide-final-check.pdf

http://www.bilingualism-matters.ppls.ed.ac.uk/parents-questions

https://www.dad.info/kids - Useful information for Dads

https://www.bromley.gov.uk/info/200073/parks_and_open_spaces  - information about local parks in Bromley including Nature Reserves at Scadbury and High Elms and access to leaflets about nature trails and open spaces in Bromley. 

https://gikibadges.com/ - a mobile app that helps you make choices to reduce your impact on the environment

https://www.gov.uk/browse/benefits/families - government information on chilcare, free school meals and other benefits that may help families 

 

https://www.bromleywell.org.uk/our-services/mental-health-services/ - a service helping support mental health and wellbeing