The Academy works with various outside agencies, including a counsellor. Referrals to these are made by the pastoral staff in the Progress Hub. There are also various drop-in sessions most weeks.
Keeping Kids Safe
The following links are useful to find guidance and advice on keeping young people safe from physical, sexual, emotional abuse and neglect.
Advice and support about drugs
Advice on solvent abuse and legal highs
Advice about the effects of alcohol
Child Sexual Exploitation
Mental health support
Dealing with self-harm
Support and advice about eating disorders
Support for victims of crime
Support in reporting and removing a nude image of a young person under the age of 18yrs.
Help and support is also available from…
Childline (0800 1111)
NSPCC (0808 8005000)
Parent Info (from CEOP)