St Cedd's School

Hold Fast

that which

is Good

We provide a secure and happy environment in which our children are encouraged to work and play with enthusiasm and commitment.

Parents' Information Line

Support during the COVID-19 pandemic

Click on the resource in the first column to visit the page:


Confidential text service for anyone needing support (child or adult).


1-2-1 chat service for children provided by Childline.

Internet Matters

YouTube video by Dr Linda giving helpful tips to parents on how to support children.

Essex County Council

Advice for adults on 'Staying Well' with links to children and family matters as well as mental health and wellbeing.


Lots of tips for parents and carers on supporting children during the pandemic.


Tips, advice and guidance for parents and carers on where to seek support for your child's mental health during the pandemic.

Livewell - Mental Health

Livewell - Healthy Relationships

 Links to support services for parents and children. 



Essex Child and Family Wellbeing Service

Tips for adults, provided by Virgin Care in partnership with Barnardo’s, on keeping your family emotionally and physically well. It also includes the contact number for CHAT Health Service (support for young people).

Partnership for Children

Links to resources for adults to boost your child’s resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Parenting Together Support Programme

Support for adults to help reduce parental conflict.

Family Innovation Fund-Xtra

Self-referral form for online support for children and families impacted by the pandemic.

Kids Inspire

Information for adults about mental health and emotional wellbeing support for children and young people.

Active Essex

Website giving ideas for staying mentally and physically healthy during the pandemic.


Tips on reducing anxiety during the pandemic. 

NELFT NHS Self Isolation

Self isolation support pack.


Website providing practical support for families during the pandemic including online and face-to-face support.