Information on what services children, young people and their families can expect from a range of local agencies, including education, health and social care. Knowing what is out there gives you more choice and more control over what support is right for your child.



Information on Special Educational Needs services available to parents and families.

South Tyneside Council SEN Services


Information on Tyne Gateway which is an award winning north east charity that is committed to using local people to deliver enterprising and community-led solutions to family and child poverty.

Tyne Gateway Trust


Articles and advice for children and young people

Department for Education


Lots of information about parenting.

Parent Centre


Action for Children supports and speaks out for the UK’s most vulnerable and neglected children and young people.

Action for Children


News and articles surrounding Internet safety



Great advice to keep children safe whilst using the Internet.

Think U Know


The  web link below will direct you to South Tyneside Councils homepage, where you can access local information regarding the area.