Family Support

Child and Family Support Worker

Mrs Lesley Bastow and Mr Will Nash are our child and family support workers. They support parents by providing information and advice on a wide range of issues.

Contact: or call into the office to make an appointment

Help and Advice

There is a wealth of advice and articles available on Parent Info, Click the logo to visit their website.

There are also a number of helpful leaflets below, if you would like any further advice, support or just a chat, please contact Lesley.

Useful Websites



The Children's Society - Support for low self esteem, panic, general anxiety, sleep problems. Tel: 01803 200100

Think u know

Primary Games

Cbeebies - Games and activities for children from Reception to Year 2

CBBC - Games and activities for children from Year 3 to Year 6


The Vanilla Pod Café,

172, Union Street, Torquay. 2pm – 8pm.

Drop in. Food/support.

Talkworks - 0300 555 3344 - Improving mental and physical wellbeing - Guide to support services in Torbay. - Support with bedwetting, soiling, constipation and potty training.

Children’s services Tel 01803 208100

Keeping your cool_ advice for parents on managing stress and anger.pdf
No. 1 Tips on good listening.pdf
No. 2 How to give children more confidence.pdf
No. 3 Helping children get on with each other.pdf
No. 4 Tips to remember when you need to make a stand.pdf
No. 6 How to deal with difficult situations.pdf
No 7 Tips on dealing with anger.pdf
No. 8 Tips on dealing with dishonesty.pdf
No. 9 Tips on dealing with tantrums.pdf
No. 10 How to help children be good.pdf