The school has a Family Liaison Officer - Mrs Carol Naunton.
Her role is to liaise between parents and the school and to be a point of contact and support for parents and children if they have any concerns, issues or worries they wish to raise or discuss.
Mrs Naunton has many links with specalist organisations and support services. All enquiries will be dealt with in strict confidence.
Mrs Naunton can be contacted via the main school office, or via email email@example.com
The following websites include information on being healthy, eating, keeping safe and cover many other concerns parents may have.
Books and resources from Suffolk libraries about various diffierent issues.
The Parent Hub for information for parents including seminars, courses, telephone numbers, etc.
Mental Health Services for children and young people.
ERIC The children's continence charity
E Safety advice from
Finding a Childrens centre http://www.suffolkchildrenscentres.com/
The School Nurse
There’s a new number for texting our school nurse from your mobile phone. ChatHealth, the school nurse messaging service, is confidential and available Monday to Friday from 9am to 4.30pm. You can message for advice on all kinds of health issues, like toileting, emotional health and wellbeing, bullying, healthy eating and any general health concerns. The text number for this service is 07507333356
You can still get in touch with the school nurse in the same way as you might have done before, if you prefer. To find out more about the School Nurse service and for local contact details please see the website; www.suffolk.gov.uk/schoolnursing. Alternatively ask in school for more details.
Fit and Fed sessions are being offered free of charge for children age from 10 and will run in the morning from 10:30am-12:30noon at either Westbourne, Chantry or Ipswich Academies from 30th July until 24th August. Each session starts with a sport based activity run by Positive Futures and followed by a healthy packed lunch. We are planning on allocating places on a first come basis as there are only 40 places per session available.
If you would like to appy for a place for your child please contact Carol Naunton on 01473n728566 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
ADHD AND ASD - Website www.autismandadhd.org - Telephone Number 01473557550