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Contact:

Nicola Fisher

Lead School Family Worker

nfisher@stanborough.herts.sch.uk

Stanborough School
Lemsford Lane
Welwyn Garden City
Herts
AL8 6 YR
T:  01707 387702 / M: 07957 361227

Welwyn Garden City Schools Partnership © 2014

Young Minds

Support for childhood mental health issues.

0808 802 5544

www.youngminds.org.uk

Carers in Hertfordshire

Offer support to anyone who cares for a partner, child, relative, friend or neighbour.

01992 586 969

www.carersinherts.org.uk

Understanding Childhood

Provides downloadable information leaflets to help raise emotionally secure children.

0773 000 1277

www.understandingchildhood.net

NHS Direct

For online health advice

www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk

Go Smoke Free

Support to give up smoking.

www. nhs.uk/smokefree

Community Hygiene Concern

Advice on detecting and curing head lice and nits.

01908 561 928

www.chc.org

Downs Syndrome Association

Providing information and support on all aspects of living with Down's syndrome to all who need it.

0333 121 2300

www.downs-syndrome.org.uk

Cystic Fibrosis Trust

Supporting people with Cystic Fibrosis and those who look after them.

0300 373 1000

www.cysticfibrosis.org.uk

National Deaf Children’s Society

Advice and support for Deaf children

0808 800 8800

www.ndcs.org.uk

National Autistic Society

Offer information, support and services for people with Autism.

0808 800 4104

www.autism.org.uk

Royal National Institute of Blind People

Support for blind and partially sighted people.

0303 123 9999

www.rnib.org.uk

Brainwave

A charity that helps children with disabilities and Developmental Delay achieve their full potential.


www.brainwave.org.uk

Afasic

Support for parents of children and young people with speech, language and communication needs.

0845 355 5577

www.afasic.org.uk


Macmillan Cancer Support

Practical, medical and financial support for people suffering with cancer.

0808 808 0000

www.macmillan.org.uk

NCFED (The National Centre for Eating Disorders)

Effective help & treatment for sufferers of an eating disorder.

0845 838 2040

eating-disorders.org.uk

Beat

Beat provides helplines, online support and a network of UK-wide self-help groups to help adults and young people in the UK beat their eating disorders.

0845 634 1414  or  0845 634 7650 (Youthline)

www.b-eat.co.uk

Contact a Family

For families with disabled children. Provides advice, information and support to parents of disabled children.

0808 808 3555

www.cafamily.org.uk

Family Fund

Provides grants to low-income families raising disabled and seriously ill children and young people.

01904 550055

www.familyfund.org.uk

Sibs

Support for brothers and sisters of disabled children and adults.

01535 645 453

www.sibs.org.uk

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