Advice and Guidance
At Bourn, we understand that there may be issues that arise within family settings that require additional help and support. If you or your child are experiencing any problems, we would encourage you to contact your child’s teacher(s) so we can support you and them through any difficulties.
Below are some suggested websites that you may find helpful to support you and your children whilst school is closed.
- www.mindheart.co/descargables (written resource for parents to talk to their children about the coronavirus
We know that these are difficult times and homeschooling is unknown territory for many. Below are some links to help you with setting up routines, timetables and information on how to create a successful home-learning environment.
Below are telephone numbers for helplines that you may find helpful to support you and your children whilst school is closed.
Childline: 0800 11 11 (for children)
NSPCC helpline: 0808 800 5000 (for adults, if you are worried about a child)
Citizens Advice: 01223 2226660
Cambridgeshire County Council: 0345 045 5200
Below are links to websites and documents that you may find helpful.
- NSPCC guidance about Domestic Abuse
- NSPCC guidance on Children’s Mental Health
- Dragonfly Impact Education, Booklet on Anxiety
Advice about using the internet