SEND and Emotional Wellbeing

Through these difficult times, the wellbeing of our families is paramount. On this page, we will provide you with links to useful websites and information. These will provide support for children with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities and support regarding children and adults emotional wellbeing.

You can also contact your child’s class teacher for support through their email address which is on their year group page or contact:

Staff NameResponsibilityEmail
Dawn TarranSpecial Educational Needs & Disabilities Coordinatorawdtarran@acklamwhin.co.uk
Jodie ShortDesignated Safeguarding Leadawjshort@acklamwhin.co.uk
Videos and books

Videos and books

If you have young children and you’re finding it difficult to explain the current situation to them, try this video or story. There is also a story aimed at slightly older children. Click on the pictures to follow the link. https://youtu.be/5DlOGKpMNs4Our free...

Children’s guide to Coronavirus

Children’s guide to Coronavirus

The Children’s Commissioner has created a children’s guide to coronavirus to help explain the situation. The guide aims to answer children’s questions about coronavirus, tell children how to stay safe and protect other people and how to help them make the best of...

Supporting parents & carers through disruption

Supporting parents & carers through disruption

More information regarding the video below can be found here. https://youtu.be/ZnANLAcpRZ4 Our free communication app allows us to provide parents with instant access to our important messages and up to date school information. Please contact the school office if you...

Helping Your Child With Anxiety

Helping Your Child With Anxiety

Our free communication app allows us to provide parents with instant access to our important messages and up to date school information. Please contact the school office if you have not received your personal invite.

For more information and strategies for helping your child who is displaying anxieties please click on the link below.

Middlesbrough LEA SEND team

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Contact Number: 01642 201831

Middlesbrough CAMHS

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Contact Number: 0300 013 2000 option 2

Stockton CAMHS

Contact Number: 0300 013 2000 option 5

Middlesbrough & Stockton Mind

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Contact Number: 01642 257020

Mind
Young Minds

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Contact Number: 0808 802 5544

National Autistic Society
Anna Freud - National Centre for Children & Families
Place2be
NHS: Every Mind Matters
Childline

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Contact Number: 0800 1111

Refuge

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Contact Number:0808 2000 247

World Health Organization

Our free communication app allows us to provide parents with instant access to our important messages and up to date school information. Please contact the school office if you have not received your personal invite.