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We hope you enjoyed the Summer break.School reopens on Tuesday 4th September 2018.

Family Support

INTRODUCTION TO OUR FAMILY SUPPORT WORKER

 

Our school’s Family Support Worker and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead is Melissa Hardwick.

Melissa’s role is to support you and your children to get the best from the school by providing support, advice and information. If you are unsure where to go for help then Melissa might be able to point you in the right direction.
You can talk to Melissa confidentially and she will aim to support you in the following ways.

 

Provide direct and confidential support

                       Offer home visits                    

Provide impartial information about local services

Support parents/carers to understand their children’s learning and development

Help monitor school attendance with the attendance officer

Mentoring pupils for various wellbeing issues

Provide general school information

Support Nursery staff on new starter visits

Support with transition

Signpost and refer to multi-agencies

Support and guide parents/carers through the Early Help process

Advocacy for parents/carers

Supervise school council

Melissa is in school Monday-Friday and is available to speak to from 8.30am

If you would like to contact Melissa then please call the school office on 0121 557 2967

USEFUL LINKS

SCHOOL NURSE

PHONE : 0121 612 2974

BLACK COUNTRY WOMENS AID

PHONE : 0121 553 0090

GINGERBREAD

PHONE : 0808 802 0925

EDWARDS TRUST

PHONE : 0121 454 1705

NSPCC

PHONE : 0800 800 5000

CITIZENS ADVICE-SANDWELL

PHONE : 03444 111 444

BARNARDOS

PHONE : 0208 550 8822

SANDWELL YOUNG CARERS

PHONE : 0121 525 7667

CRUSE BEREAVEMENT CARE

PHONE : 0808 808 1677

CHILDLINE

PHONE : 0800 1111

ACTION FOR CHILDREN

PHONE : 01923 361 500

FAMILY LIVES (PARENT LINE PLUS)

PHONE : 0808 800 2222

SANDWELL COUNCIL

PHONE : 0121 569 2200