Ways to share
Parents and carers
You may find yourself looking for ways that you can help your child to feel better. There are a number of ways to help your child become more resilient. This includes ways to better manage the ups and downs that life can bring.
One way to begin to make a difference to your child is to understand what resilience is and how you and your child can improve and maintain it.
HeadStart Kent recognise that there are 6 areas of a young person’s life that fit together to help them become more resilient. This makes them more able to bounce back when they have a tough time.
This area of the website is designed to help you learn about these areas, provide you with tools and information so you can nurture resilience and be supportive when your child is finding life difficult. We have also brought together information on other places you can look for support if you feel you need more than the hub can offer. The Get Help Now section provides clear information on what support is available in Kent, who it is for and how to access it.
Take a look at our resources
This area contains a variety of helpful articles, videos, recommended websites and service information. You'll find a large number of topics covered.Click here
This area contains information about the support that is available during COVID-19Click here
Draw Your Own Solution Parents Area
Find out how Draw Your Own Solution helps parents to support their children to build resilienceClick here
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