Thank you for your continued support as we make every effort to make a calm and measured response to the current health crisis in our area. The safety of our students, staff, and families continues to our top priority, and we – as a team – are closely monitoring the situation while also paying strict attention to the communications and recommendations from government, and national health authorities.
Below are some useful links to help parents and carers:
School Nurse Support – Covid – School Nurse Drop In Service
Speech & Language Therapy Service The South Tees Speech and Language Therapy Service have created a Facebook page called South Tees NHS Children and Young People’s SALT service which provides lots of practical advice, videos and links to help support parents at home. If your child would normally have speech therapy in school or if you have any concerns or worries about your child’s speech and language development, it is an excellent resource.
They also have a Twitter account and can be found at @SouthTeesSALT
R&C Mind COVID-19 Information Hub This hub pulls together all the local supporting agencies, and resources specifically related to the Covid-19 pandemic. There are specific links to mental health support for adults and children and young people.
Link to the hub https://rcmind.org/corona-virus-information-hub/
Click here for Information and contact details for Mental Health, Emotional and Wellbeing support providers.
A Time 4 You – Child & Family Psychological Services have provided some useful resources to help with anxiety, please click on the link below:
Future Focus Project We have temporarily changed our criteria and are now accepting referrals for any young person aged 14+ who are experiencing emotional wellbeing or mental health difficulties. Support will be offered by telephone, resources sent by email/post, and we have online chats available. This is a free service.
Anyone wishing to refer can enquire to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01642 296052(option 2)
The Junction Support for Children, Young People and Families
Please find below a link to The Junctions new weekly newsletter:
The Government have updated their Online Safety advice in light of the Coronavirus outbreak. There is a lot of support available to keep your child safe online. Below are some useful links to help parents and carers:
Thinkyouknow (advice from the National Crime Agency to stay safe online) https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/
Internet matters (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online) https://www.internetmatters.org
Childnet – advice for parents and carers https://www.childnet.com/parents-and-carers