Sometimes parents need some extra support.
You might need some help to improve you or your child’s mental health & wellbeing. This section explains the different types of support that you can access.
REN10 Parent Drop-In
This service is an opportunity to discuss your concerns about your child with a team led by child psychologists.
No need to make an appointment. Available to parents or carers of young people in education.
Check out our Parent Drop-In locations below
The Wynd Centre, 6 School Wynd, Paisley, PA1 2DB
Drop in Mondays from 9:00am–12:30pm
The Tannahill Centre, 76 Blackstoun Road, Paisley PA3 1N
Drop in Tuesdays from 2pm–4pm
Foxbar Community Centre, Amochrie Road, Paisley PA2 0LB
Drop in Tuesdays from 9am–12:30pm
Renfrew YMCA, 3 Canal Street, Renfrew, PA4 8QS
Drop in Wednesdays from 9am–12:30pm
Station 7 Community Hub, 16 Quarry Street, Johnstone PA5 8DZ
Drop in available Thursdays from 9am–12.30pm.
July 14th, July 28th, August 11th
After these dates they will continue weekly.
From the 24th of June the Tannahill, Wynd Centre and Foxbar drop-ins will all stop for the school summer holidays.
SHOUT is a 24/7 text service where anyone, of any age, can text if they are struggling to cope or need mental health support.
This service is free and confidential from all major UK networks.
SHOUT aims to respond within 5 minutes to support anyone in immediate distress.
Texting ‘REN10’ to 85258 is anonymous and will not show up on your phone bill.
Worried about your child’s move from primary to secondary?
Home Link Service offers support to children, young people and families to help overcome barriers to wellbeing and educational achievement.
Every pupil in Renfrewshire, who needs it, has access to the Home Link Service via their schools.
To best support pupils the Home Link Service works closely with parents and carers.
To find out more about the range of potential supports Home Link provides please click below:
To discuss access to the Home Link Service please get in touch with your child’s school.
information for parents and carers to support your young person’s mental health.
Togetherall is a safe, online community where people support each other anonymously to improve mental health and wellbeing.
FREE to all aged 16-25 in Renfrewshire.