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Mental Health and Wellbeing Support during national lockdown

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Following the announcement of the new national lockdown, we wanted to provide a reminder about some of the support that is available during this period.

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We acknowledge the additional pressures on staff, students and parents at this time and this link provides an overview of some of the key support and services available - (Somerset_Wellbeing_Support_and_Services_Directory_Oct_2020.pdf (cypsomersethealth.org). We would particularly highlight the following:

- Parent Support Helpline – details on the PDF attached for sharing with parents as needed.

- School staff wellbeing helpline – poster with details attached.

- Mindline – click this link for more information

- Free virtual staff training – Wellbeing for Education Return – link here

- Somerset’s public health website www.cypsomersethealth.org includes a Mental Health Toolkit, Wellbeing for Education Return information and Covid-19 specific wellbeing resources.

- Young Somerset website Covid-19 support page: COVID-19 Support | Young Somerset (Formerly Somerset Rural Youth Project)

 
- ‘Live’ Staff Wellbeing Check-in Sessions – LIFEbeat and Public Health are providing sessions for school staff every Tuesday afternoon during the lockdown period. 4:00 – 5:00pm.

 

See flier attached for easy registration and zoom link details​.

Families Helpline.pdf

School Staff Stress Reduction Sessions.pdf

Schools Helpline Poster.pdf


Contact Details

​www.supportservicesforeducation.co.uk

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Created at 07/01/2021 14:57 by Jemma.Gillard
Last modified at 07/01/2021 14:57 by Jemma.Gillard