Parent Talk

Parent Talk

Down-to-earth parenting advice you can trust.

We’re on hand to support parents when you need us. Browse our articles on the most common parenting questions from our experts. Or talk one-to-one with a qualified parenting coach about anything that’s worrying you. It’s all free, and no topic is too big, small, or embarrassing.

Parent Talk
Parent Talk

Mental health and wellbeing

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Advice for positive mental health and emotional wellbeing, in children and parents.

Sister and brother sitting happily

Advice for positive mental health and emotional wellbeing, in children and parents.

Behaviour

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How to set boundaries with your child, use rules and rewards, and cope with challenging behaviour.

Mum and dad with boy playing on phone

How to set boundaries with your child, use rules and rewards, and cope with challenging behaviour.

Stages and development

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Ways to support your child’s potty training, speech and social and emotional development.

Toddler playing doctors with a teddy bear

Ways to support your child’s potty training, speech and social and emotional development.

Additional needs and disabilities

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Tips for getting a diagnosis and supporting children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) or additional needs.

Child in yellow tshirt playing with blocks

Tips for getting a diagnosis and supporting children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) or additional needs.

Education

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From settling into nursery to home schooling and school refusal, we’ve got you covered.

Mother hugging and kissing her daughter

From settling into nursery to home schooling and school refusal, we’ve got you covered.

Parenting and relationships

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Support on parent wellbeing, relationships and separation and divorce.

Mum and dad happily hugging

Support on parent wellbeing, relationships and separation and divorce.

Sleep

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Bedtime, naps, and the questions that keep us awake at night. Sleep advice from our coaches.

Little boy in pyjamas with a teddy bear

Bedtime, naps, and the questions that keep us awake at night. Sleep advice from our coaches.

Nutrition and healthy eating

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From breastfeeding and formula, to fussy eaters and healthy food. Tips on feeding your family.

Teenage girl eating an apple

From breastfeeding and formula, to fussy eaters and healthy food. Tips on feeding your family.

Talk to us

Free and confidential live chat with a parenting coach. We’re here Monday-Friday (apart from bank holidays) and are available in the evenings on Monday and Thursday. Or leave a message and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

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Activities

Activity ideas for children and young people. Have fun at home, support better sleep, or help your child understand their mental health.

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