Islington online parenting support courses
Are you an Islington mum, dad or parent-to-be? You can access free online courses, developed by NHS professionals, to help you through every stage of parenthood - from new-borns through to toddlers and teens.
• Understanding pregnancy, labour, birth and your baby
• Understanding your baby
• Understanding your child
• Understanding your teenager’s brain
Sign-up now and access all four courses through the following link:
Free evening classes for Islington parents at Finsbury Library
Adult and Community Learning are offering free English (literacy), Maths and ICT Digital Skills evening classes for adults at Finsbury Library.
Classes are aimed at parents supporting their children or those that want to improve their skills for work.
For more information about sessions and times, please contact Simon Fuller, Curriculum Manager on 07892 700217.
Islington council have a 'local offer' where all services available to Islington residents are listed.
Education and Training:
Special Educational Needs
Bereavement Support Services
Grief Encounter is one of the UK’s leading bereaved child charities, providing free, pioneering services and support to bereaved children, young people and their families.
On average one child in every classroom will experience the death of a parent or sibling before they reach 16 years of age; 44,000 dependent children bereaved a year. Adolescent grief has a devastating impact that can last for life, with research showing links to mental health issues, social and behavioural problems and more.
Grief Encounter offers a flexible and accessible service, which aims to professionally care and respond to bereaved children, young people and their families via counselling, group activities, family fun days, residential camps and interactive online services.
Phone: 0808 802 0111 (Free to call; Monday - Friday 9am - 9pm)