The School Nurse is able to advice and proivde support with a wide variety of health issues that
include emotional health, smoking, drug and alcohol misuse, sexual health, growth and development concerns and chronic illness. There are also links below to appropriate health websites that parents and pupils may find helpful.
Mental and Emotional Health www.youngminds.org.uk
Drugs and alcohol www.talktofrank.com
Healthy Eating https://www.nhs.uk/change4life?next_start=19&seed=325&type=
Referrals to the school nurse can be made directly via the school reception, or by telephoning the number below. We try our best to see any pupil referred within two weeks, but will prioritise for more urgent cases.
Smallthorne Health Centre Drop In.
There is a drop in clinic run every week at Smallthorne Health Centre run by the School Nursing team between 3pm and 5pm. This clinic is available for both pupils and parents to attend with any health related issues or concerns. Appointments are available but not always needed.
'Our Health 5-19' Hub 0300 124 0362
All children are entitled to free NHS dental treatment. Take your child to the dentist regularly to ensure that their teeth are healthy and developing well.