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Parental mental health resources

Many parents with mental health problems are able to give their children safe and loving care, however sometimes parents and carers need additional support to help them care for their children. 

Find out more about our services and resources to help you support the families you work or volunteer with. 

Direct support services

Pregnancy in Mind

An NSPCC service to support parents who are at risk of or experiencing mild to moderate anxiety and depression during pregnancy.

Find out more


Support for parents

Share our advice for parents and carers on managing mental health issues and parenting. 


See our parenting advice on the NSPCC website


Support for children

Resources for children and young people who have a family member with a mental health problem.


Visit the Childline page