Safeguarding – Student Support

The following documents are designed to give additional guidance and support to students on safeguarding issues:

Anxiety – Advice & Support

This booklet is a resource to give you some information about what anxiety is, How to spot the signs, Tips for parents and young people and where you can find more help. You may find this useful in the build up to exams.

Hub of Hope – Mental Health Support Network

This website provides a database of support that enables you to search for nearby services, including a ‘talk now’ feature.

Kooth – free, safe and anonymous online counselling

Visit the website for more details about this counselling and support service from Kooth.

These checklists provide advice and guidance on how to set privacy settings and other account settings on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.

Women’s Aid have created this space to help young people understand domestic abuse, and how to take positive action if it’s happening to you.  

Young Carers

As a young carer you can find helping someone very rewarding, but you also have the right to be looked after. Find out what young carers do, how to spot if it’s getting too much and what to do about it.

Relationships

There are all sorts of reasons why you might want a bit of extra help from Relate. Things might be worrying you at home or at school, or you might need help and advice with your own relationship.

Health Worries

This website offers advice an support on a wide range of topics.

Child Exploitation and Online Protection command

Are you worried about online sexual abuse or the way someone has been communicating with you online? You can make a report here.