Wellbeing & Support
Click a menu on the left for information about the year you are in.
assistance and support to schools, pupils and parents. They are happy to provide Skype/telephone consultations (free of charge) in the event of an SEN child struggling, and possibly in need of some extra support. Parent/carers should contact01254 686937or email firstname.lastname@example.org should you wish to do so.
- includes support via webinars and online support groups
Childline - great pages for young people and incudes breathing techniques
Children's Society - information and support during this pandemic
Domestic Abuse "Ask for ANI" - If you or someone you know are you experiencing domestic abuse and need help immediately - Ask for ANI when speaking to staff for help from us where you will be provided private space and asked if you want to call a police 999 response or speak to a domestic support helpline.
Give us a Shout - In a crisis? Anxious? Worried? Stressed? Get 24/7 help from our team of Crisis Volunteers by Texting Shout to 85258 - Shout is the UK’s first 24/7 text service, free on all major mobile networks, for anyone in crisis anytime, anywhere. It’s a place to go if you’re struggling to cope and you need immediate help.
GOV.UK - Extra Mental Health Support for pupils and teachers
Maudlsey Charity - Families under Pressure: During this stressful and cooped-up time, don’t let the pressure of parenting get you down. Try these simple tricks and tips, formulated by Professor Edmund Sonuga-Barke and the POP-UP team, which are backed by science and proven to work with families.
Mental Health - some useful breathing techniques, helps to calm mind and body
MIND - Advice for all with regard to mental health
NHS - pages relating to anxiety in children
Save the Children - tips for parents/careers and how to talk to children about the outbreak
- specific advice for parents supporting children as well as for young people
Further links such as Kooth are available under the PSHE sections for each year group.