Support for parents and carers

Welcome to the parent/ carers support page. Here you will find information from Coventry & Warwickshire Mind and signposting to other supportive organisations in Coventry and Warwickshire.

Please note that Coventry & Warwickshire Mind does not endorse any free or paid-for organisations and services but is happy to pass on any recommendations. There are more external resources for children and young people found here

For downloadable resources to work through with your child check out the Information Centre.

Please also check out the resources and information from National Mind.

Mental health and wellbeing survival kit

Counselling and bereavement

Parent & Carer advice services / support groups

Carers Trust

Carers Trust is a major charity for, with and about carers. We work to improve support, services and recognition for anyone living with the challenges of caring, unpaid, for a family member or friend who is ill, frail, disabled or has mental health or addiction problems. Our vision is that unpaid carers count and can access the help they need to live their lives.’

Book Resources from Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile enables individuals to support their favourite charities at no extra cost. To give to us whilst you shop just go to and ensure you are supporting ‘Coventry and Warwickshire Mind’. Happy reading and thanks for your support.

Books for parents / carers to read with children aged 7 upwards

Books for teenagers and parents / carers for reference