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FREE Online Courses for Parents, Carers and Grandparents of Cumbria

Cumbria County Council are delighted to announce that we have purchased a multi-user licence for Solihull Approach online courses, for all parents and parents-to-be. These cover the below topics:

• Understanding your pregnancy birth labour and your baby
• Understanding your baby
• Understanding your child
• Understanding your teenager’s brain

This means every single Cumbria parent/carer can access the courses completely FREE of charge!

These courses are for ALL parents-to-be, parents, grandparents or carers of any child from the antenatal period to age 18 years. Families don’t need to be struggling to do these courses. They are also available in other languages and are also relevant to parents/carers of all children, including those with special needs, autism, ADHD, etc.
We would also recommend that practitioners also complete the courses to have the best understanding of how they work, what is covered, etc.

The Solihull Approach aims to improve emotional health and wellbeing by supporting relationships ( The courses are written by CAMHS professionals with other health and education workers. They are evidence based and accredited by the DfE. Together we are aiming to change the culture around parents‘ self-development and improve children’s wellbeing at the same time. A smoother home life is good for concentration, learning and performance at school. 

Key information:


Codes: Understanding your child (0-19) – Access code: WORDSWORTH
Understanding your pregnancy, labour, birth and your baby – Access code: WORDSWORTH
Understanding your baby– Access code: WORDSWORTH
Understanding your teenager’s brain – Access code: WORDSWORTH

Valid until: April 2020
Any questions please contact:
For any technical queries please contact or ON 0121 296 4448

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