Useful Links for parents needing support during the school closure


Please find below some useful links to provide parents and carers with support during the school closure

 

Latest guidance about COVID-19 from the Government can be found HERE

  • Free School Meals information can be found HERE
  • Exam information can be found HERE and HERE
  • Self-Isolation information can be found HERE
  • General FAQ’s regarding Covid-19 can be found HERE

 

Coventry Foodbank

Helping local people in crisis

 

Children’s Society

Tips for dealing with conflict at home

With the current school closure guidelines in place you will be spending more time with family, carers or friends and this may create difficult situations, especially for those coping with family problems.

 

Coventry Aspire Family Hub  – Website and Facebook

The family hub model is an approach to the delivery of early help services centralised around a building, where a number of different services providing information and support to families, children and young people are based.

 

Mental Heath support links

The tips and advice here are things you can do now to help you keep on top of your mental well-being and cope with how you may feel while staying at home. Make sure you get further support if you feel you need it.

 

Family Health and Lifestyles Services

South Warwickshire NHS Trust – Letter to parents/carers dated 31st March 2020

Coventry School’s Health Visitor ChatHealth Messaging Service

 

SEND

Government response to SEND Agenda during Covid-19 school closure – letter dated 24th March 2020

Blue Coat School’s advice and information on how to support your child whilst they are learning from home – dated 7th April 2020

 

Safety Online

THINKUKNOW – online worksheets

InternetMatters.org – useful advice regarding internet safety

Children’s Society – Invite-only online parties

 

Blue Coat School Curriculum

Blue Coat School – Key Stage Specific Online Resources

Subject Specific resources can be found in the Curriculum sub-menu on the left-hand side