Keeping Safe

This time raises many issues around safety and well being for families.  You may find some of the following useful to help stay safe during these difficult times:
Advice re Coronavirus
Here is the latest advice on coronavirus from the NHS:
Government Advice re Social Distancing, Self-isolation, Financial Support, Information for businesses etc.
Here you can find the collection of government advice and guidance relating to coronavirus:
Other advice on coronavirus can be found on our general advice page
  • Childline is there to help anyone under 19 in the UK with any issue they’re going through.
  • You can talk about anything. Whether it’s something big or small, their trained counsellors are here to support you.
  • Call:  0800 1111 or visit to find out more
Other sites you may find useful:
 Yong Minds - as well as general advice and support for children and parents, Young Minds have a specific section on their website with advice around mental health issues relating to coronavirus, from issues around isolation, anxiety, bereavement and so on -
The National Society for the Protection of Children -
Keep Your Head - offering up to date information on mental health and well-being for children and young people, parents/carers and professionals -
Advice for parents and carers on keeping children safe online, particularly at a time where children are using the internet more often than usual -
Support from Womens Aid -
Advice about s=domestic abuse and sexual violence -
Below you can find the addendum to our Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy for the period of school closure.