Please check this page on a regular basis for updates, support and advice. We promote other relevant guidance and ideas on our Twitter page: @wfieldprimary 

Direct Contact – Children’s Champions

In these challenging times we want you to know that we are here to offer reassurance and support. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you think there is some way we can help. 

For KS1 - Jane Benton can be contacted on 01904 555295/07561 611478

For KS2 - Maria Eland can be contacted on 01904 55529507561 611469

City of York Council Emergency Fund

The City of York Council have released details of a 1.25million support fund for York residents. Details here: https://www.york.gov.uk/news/article/120/city-of-york-council-announces-emergency-coronavirus-fund-to-support-residents

Medical Signposting

If you have any health concerns for yourself or any of your friends and family please visit the NHS website: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions

Mental Health 

Below is a list of organisations and charities that can offer support to anybody who is struggling with their mental health and wellbeing.

The Samaritans: https://www.samaritans.org or call 116 123

York Mind: https://www.yorkmind.org.uk or call 01904 643364

Shout: Text 'SHOUT' to 85258

Tip on coping with anxiety: https://www.yorkpress.co.uk/news/18321134.coronavirus---tips-coping-anxiety-panic-attacks/

Financial Support and Advice

Citizen's Advice Bureau: http://www.citizensadviceyork.org.uk

Benefit enquiries and advice: https://www.gov.uk

Family Support

Family Information Service (FIS): https://www.yor-ok.org.uk/families/FIS/family-information-service.html

Family Matters: https://www.familymattersuk.org or call 01474 536661

Safeguarding

NSPCC: https://www.nspcc.org.uk or call 0808 800 5000 to report a concern.

If you are under 18 please call: 0800 1111