Who is responsible for safeguarding & well being in school

Name of Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) – Miss Janet Kennedy
Name of Deputy DSL – Mrs Sue Ahmed

Keeping Children Safe in Education 2018 – Statutory Guidance for Schools and Colleges

What to do if you have a concern about yourself or another person.

Talk to or contact:

Further help

School nurse, Andrea Lees – Monday (appointments only) and Wednesday lunchtime drop-in. Confidential information and advice on:

  • Relationships
  • Smoking/drugs/alcohol
  • Mental well-being
  • Safeguarding
  • Screening
  • Healthy eating/exercise
  • Bullying
  • Medical needs
  • Sexual health
  • Relationships

Medical Needs Coordinators – During break and lunch – drop in out of lesson time

Sign post for Young Carers- drop in Wednesday lunch

Mosaic – information & advice on substance misuse – Tuesdays by appointment.

Beacon Counselling – Mondays by appointment.

Central Youth – Stockport’s confidential advice, information & counselling on all relationship issues www.stockport.gov.uk/centralyouth

LGBT Group – 07530316656

Get connected – free confidential help for under 25s – getconnected.org – 08088084994 – Text 80849

Child Sexual Exploitation – Police Child Sexual Exploitation Team 856 9610/9742

Stockport without abuse – concerns over domestic abuse 0161 477 4271

Think U Knowwww.thinkuknow.co.uk internet safety and safe surfing for young people from Think U Know. Learn about online safety when using blogs, chatting, and online gaming

Protect Young Eyeswww.protectyoungeyes.com/apps risk profiles for many apps used by young people

PAPYRUS – For concerns around not coping with life, low mood, suicidal feelings. Talk to PAPYRUS
A free national helpline that offers confidential, practical advice and support for the prevention of young suicide.
SMS: 07786209697
Email: pat@papyrus-uk.org

HOPELineUK: 0800 068 4141
Opening Hours
10am – 10pm ( weekdays)
2pm – 10pm ( weekends)
2pm – 5pm ( Bank Holidays)