FREE booklets for parents available from Barnardos.


Parenting Positively

Parenting Positively is a series by the Family Support Agency and Barnardos that provides information and guidance to parents of children between the ages of 6 and 12 and parents of teenagers. The aim is to help create a positive, loving and supportive relationship between parent and child. The series would also be of interest to teachers and those working with children and teenagers.

The series covers general parenting skills as well as complex life issues.

  • Death
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Separation
  • Bullying
  • Parental Drug or Alcohol Misuse
  • Teenage Well-being
  • General Parenting Skills (children 6-12)

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