Help and Advice for Students

Help when things get tough

If you are worried about something or someone,  there are people who can help you.

You can –

  • Talk privately to an adult at school who you are comfortable with; this might be your tutor, a teacher or one of our Student Support staff, or
  • Contact one of the organisations listed below:

Childline 0800 1111 http://www.childline.org.uk/

Sexual Health websites and local phone numbers
Terrence Higgings Trust (sexual health): http://www.tht.org.uk/
Salisbury Contraception and Sexual Health Service 01722 328595
Genito – Urinary Medicine (GUM) (walk in & appointments) 01722 410069
Salisbury Advisory Centre for Young People (sexual health) 01722 328595

Bullying
http://www.bullying.co.uk/

Smoking
http://smokefree.nhs.uk/

Alcohol
http://www.drinkaware.co.uk/facts/factsheets/alcohol-and-young-people

Drugs
http://www.urban75.com/Drugs/index.html
http://www.talktofrank.com/

Very good general websites
http://www.slipperyfish.org.uk/
http://www.cyh.com/
http://www.likeitis.org/indexuk.html
http://kidshealth.org/teen/sexual_health/
http://www.teenissues.co.uk/
http://www.wiltshirepathways.org/index.asp
http://www.childrenfirst.nhs.uk/teens/
https://www.recallreport.org/health-information/conditions/

Mental health
http://www.youngminds.org.uk/young-people/

Eating disorders
http://www.b-eat.co.uk/Home

Application for Financial Support for School Activities – click HERE for the form, which should be returned to Mrs White, Student Achievement Manager, St Edmund’s School.