Useful Links

Useful Links

Student Wellbeing

Student Wellbeing

Below is a list of very useful links of support that can be accessed outside of the school environment and our PACA PHSE twitter feed. If you would like to discuss anything in particular please contact the Head of Year for your year group.

Ms Stevens (Year 7)

Ms Shabbir (Year 8)

Ms McBain (Year 9)

Ms Denyer (Year 10)

Ms Drewitt (Year 11)


  Aldridge Talks Podcast - to help students understand topics being taught in PHSE:




Parents guide to help keep children safe online 

parents safety net keeping children safe online during summer hoildays.pdf



Health Area: Bereavement

Winstn's Wish This site is for young people like you, who know exactly what it is like to have someone important to them die.
Cruse Bereavement Care Cruse Bereavement Care is here to support you after the death of someone close.

Health Area: Bullying

Kidscape With advice and practical skills to learn on how to deal with bullying.
Child Line If you are worried about anything, it could be something big or something small, don't bottle it up. It can really help if you talk to someone.
Bullying UK With general and specific advice on all types of bullying.
ConnectSafely Connect Safely is everyone engaged in and interested in the impact of social media and mobile.


Health area : Relationships and sexual health

NHS Choices Lots of easy to access information on a range of sexual health and relationship issues and services.
Brook Brook is the UK's leading provider of sexual health services and advice for young people under 25. They specialise in working with young people to promote their sexual health in the wider context of health and wellbeing.
FPA Providing help to parents talk to their children about growing up, support health professionals, campaign for better sexual health services and fight for the rights of all young people to have appropriate relationships and sex education.
Disrespect NoBody Campaign The Disrespect NoBody campaign builds on the Government's previous This is Abuse campaign, and is aimed at preventing abusive behaviours within relationships.
Mankind Mankind is a national charity that provides help and support for male victims of domestic abuse and domestic violence.


Health area : Emotional Health and Wellbeing

Beat Provides helplines, online support and a network of UK-wide self-help groups to help adults and young people in the UK beat their eating disorders.
Brighton & Hove Wellbeing Service The BHISS Schools Wellbeing Service works to promote mental wellbeing in schools and reduce stigma around mental health.
YoungMinds Offers information to young people and children about mental health and emotional wellbeing.
NSPCC Offers advice and information on female genital mutilation.
Child Line If you need someone to talk to, you can talk to Childline about any problem you are worried about. They are available 24 hours a day and can talk to you in confidence. The number won't appear on your phone bill. You can call them for free on 0800 1111 or visit their website.
SelfharmUK A project dedicated to supporting young people impacted by self-harm, providing a safe space to talk, ask any questions and be honest about what's going on in your life.
Harmless Harmless is a user led organisation that provides a range of services about self-harm including support, information, training and consultancy to people who self-harm, their friends and families and professionals.
In Our Hands Resources, advice and guidance on a range of mental health issues for young people, parents/carers and how to support them.
National Self Harm Network Supports individuals who self-harm to reduce emotional distress and improve their quality of life. They support and provide information for family and carers of individuals who self-harm. They seek to raise awareness of the needs of people who self-harm, dispel myths and combat discrimination. 
PAPYRUS HOPELineUK PAPYRUS exists to give young people hope and to prevent young suicide. We provide confidential support and advice to young people and anyone worried about a young person. We run a national helpline, HOPELineUK, including text and email services.
Samaritans A confidential listening service with phone line 116 123, email and drop in services.
Find Get Give Mental health and wellbeing information, advice and services for young people & parents and carers.


Health area : Drugs and Alcohol

FRANK Frank is a national website of up to date information about drugs, risks, effects and harm reduction.
Rise Above Rise Above is where you will find interesting and useful stuff from the web and beyond to get us all talking about the things that matter to us. You'll find inspiring and useful stories, videos, games and advice.
NHS Choices  Lots of easy to access information on a range of drugs and alcohol issues and services.
think drink drugs Drug and alcohol facts, support services and latest information for Kent and Sussex.
Drinkaware An independent charity which aims to reduce alcohol-related harm by helping people make better choices about their drinking.
DASH The DASH workers work with young people up to the age of 18 around sexual health, drugs and alcohol on a one to one basis providing information, advice and support.
RUOK ru-ok? works alongside under 18s whose lives are affected by substance misuse in Brighton & Hove. 


Health area : Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender

Stonewall Help and advice for all relating to LGBT.
IntersexUK (ISUK) IntersexUK (ISUK) is a human rights organisation working to achieve equality for, and the protection of Intersex bodied people.
Gendered Intelligence Gendered Intelligence work predominantly with the trans community and those who impact on trans lives; we particularly specialise in supporting young trans people aged 8-25.

Allsorts Youth Project listens to, supports & connects children & young people under 26 who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans or unsure (LGBTU) of their sexual orientation and/or gender identity.

Allsorts Youth Project listens to, supports & connects children & young people under 26 who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans or unsure (LGBTU) of their sexual orientation and/or gender identity.


Health area : E-safety

Child Exploitation and Online Protection The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP) works across the UK tackling child sex abuse and providing advice for parents, young people and children.
Thinkuknow Come in to find the latest information on the sites you like to visit, mobiles and new technology. Find out what's good, what's not and what you can do about it.
UK Safer Internet Centre You can find e-safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe on the internet.
Report Terrorism Reporting online material that promotes terrorism.
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