Covid 19 support and welfare for students, parents and carers

During this unprecedented time we would like you to be aware that systems are in place to offer ongoing support.

Firstly, for any safeguarding issues we have designated staff to offer advice and guidance;

Mrs J Ryder-Smith Assistant Headteacher (Designated Safeguarding Lead) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Mrs H Brown Assistant Headteacher (Deputy Safeguarding Lead) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mrs D Groome (Deputy Safeguarding Lead) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mrs F Thompson (Deputy Safeguarding Lead) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Available Support

The following websites offer further advice and support surrounding mental health which can be adversely affected during a lockdown situation

How To Stay Safe Online

Think You Know
Online safety advice, support and reporting
 

Parent information
Parent Info provides support and advice to parents, with contributions from the leading experts and organisations in matters related to young people and families in a digital world.

The NSPCC have losts of advice for teachers and parents.
 
Department for Education: 
There is advice for parents on how to stay say online on the GOV.CO.UK. There are several practical guides for parents on how to keep their child safe online, including safe use of social media. Further information can be found here

Important Emergency Contact Details

CAMHS (Mental health support)

Thorn Road, Runcorn WA7 5HQ

01928 568162

Kooth for free, safe and anonymous online safety support for young people

https://kooth.com/

Childline

Free anytime on 0800 1111

CART (Contact and referral team for parent support)

0151 907 8305

Emergency Duty Team (Safeguarding)

0345 050 0148

Halton Local Offer has many signposts to activities and services

https://localoffer.halton.childrenstrust.co.uk/


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