Coronavirus

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information and Advice

We will update this page with letters sent home and general updates in relation to COVID-19

 

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Letters sent home

Family Update - 29th May 2020

Family Update - 22nd May 2020

Staffordshire County Council Open Letter to Parents 22nd May 2020

Shaw Education Trust Letter to Staff and Parents - 18 May 2020

Family Update - 15th May 2020

COVID19 Update Letter 12th May 2020

Family Update - 7th May 2020

Family Update - 1st May 2020

Family Update - 24th April 2020

Family Update - 17th April 2020

CDOP Child Death Prevention Newsletter - Important Coronavirus Advice for Parents & Carers 17th April 2020

Family Update - 9th April 2020

COVID19 Update 3rd April 2020

COVID19 Update 26th March 2020

Minister Fords open letter to the SEND sector 24th March 2020

COVID19 Update March 23rd 2020

COVID19 Update March 22nd 2020

COVID19 Update March 20th 2020

Letter to families from Jo Morgan (CEO) 20/03/20

COVID19 Update March 19th 2020

COVID19 Update March 18th 2020

COVID19 Update March 17th 2020

COVID19 Update March 16th 2020

COVID19 Update March 12th 2020

COVID19 Update March 5th 2020

Advice for Staff re Phased Opening 1st June 2020

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Information from the Department for Education


The Department for Education has launched a new helpline to answer questions about COVID-19 related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline as follows:

Phone: 0800 046 8687
Email: DfE.coronavirushelpline@education.gov.uk
Opening hours: 8am to 6pm (Monday to Friday)

The latest guidance for education settings is available here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-educational-settings-about-covid-19

 

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Information from Shaw Education Trust


Shaw Education Trust are consulting with their  schools, academies and colleges on a daily basis. 

LAST UPDATED: 16th March 2020

 

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General Resources from Central Government, NHS,etc..


(Saxon Hill Academy are not responsible for the content of external websites)


NHS Information: Coronavirus Overview - https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ 

NHS 111: https://111.nhs.uk/service/COVID-19/ 

UK Government: Coronavirus (COVID-19): UK government response - https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response 

UK Government: Travel advice: coronavirus (COVID-19) - https://www.gov.uk/guidance/travel-advice-novel-coronavirus 

UK Government: Stay at home: guidance for people with confirmed or possible coronavirus (COVID-19) infection - https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/covid-19-stay-at-home-guidance/stay-at-home-guidance-for-people-with-confirmed-or-possible-coronavirus-covid-19-infection 

 

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Local Children’s Safeguarding Board


If you wish to report a safeguarding concern about a child please contact:


Staffordshire:
First Response: 0800 1313 126
 
Office Hours:

Monday-Thursday: 8:30am – 5:00pm

Friday: 8:30am – 4:30pm

Website https://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/reportconcern

Outside office hours: 0345 604 2886

 

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Charities and Helplines


NSPCC
Children's charity dedicated to ending child abuse and child cruelty.
Phone: 0800 1111 for Childline for children (24-hour helpline)

0808 800 5000 for adults concerned about a child (24-hour helpline)

Website: www.nspcc.org.uk 

Young Minds
Information on child and adolescent mental health. Services for parents and professionals.

Phone: Parents' helpline 0808 802 5544 (Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 4pm)

Website: www.youngminds.org.uk

NHS
NHS helplines for conditions such as Stress, Anxiety and Depression can be found on the following link:

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/stress-anxiety-depression/mental-health-helplines/ 

Asthma UK: Coronavirus help and advice:

https://www.asthma.org.uk/advice/triggers/coronavirus-covid-19/ 

 

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Local Foodbank Information

Lichfield

https://lichfield.foodbank.org.uk/ 

Email:

info@lichfield.foodbank.org.uk

Telephone: 01543 253003

Tamworth

https://tamworth.foodbank.org.uk/

Email: info@tamworth.foodbank.org.uk   

Telephone: 01827 302434

Cannock

https://cannockdistrict.foodbank.org.uk/

Email: info@cannockdistrict.foodbank.org.uk   

Telephone: 01543 422394