Support
for Families


Support groups in the local area:

Living Well Community Cafe - New Friendships, Refreshments, Entertainment, Advice & Guidance, Workshops - Event Dates/Information

Chase against hate crime – www.cachpartnership.org.uk – Tel: 01785 619775 – Text: 0797 149 7988

Information for Parents/Carers – Staffordshire Cares – www.staffordshirecares.info

Staffordshire SEND Family Partnership Service – www.staffordshire.gov.uk/sfps

Parent Support Groups who meet in Staffordshire - http://www.span-info.co.uk/page/parent-support-groups.html

Living with autism - http://www.autism.org.uk/living-with-autism/parents-relatives-and-carers.aspx

Dads and disability support – http://www.dadssupported.org

Lifeworks Staffordshire supports people on the autistic spectrum from the age of 14 plus.: email: lifeworks1@btconnect.com – Tel: 01785 615222

Guided Mountain Bike Rides at Chasewater Country Park – Keeping families fit – Click here to view the posterwww.wakelake.co.uk

Staffordshire SEND Family Partnership –  http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/sfps   Helpline: 01785 356921

Staffordshire Umbrella Network - Tel: 01785 356921  email – sun@staffordshire.gov.uk

The Independent Learning Centre –  http://www.theilc.co.uk

Staffordshire Cares – SEND Reforms – http://www.staffordshirecares.info/send​

Staffordshire SEND Family Partnership – SEND Family Partnership

Activities for disabled children in the Cannock area – http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/cannock

Below are some useful numbers to help and support our students and the local community.

Safeguarding
Emergency duty team – 0845 6042 8866
First response – 0800 131 3126
Police child protection at the MASH – 101
Emergency services – 999
Childline – 0800 11 11
Locality support team (LST15) – 01545 512 318
Children and family services – 01543 512 333
Parent partnership – 01785 356 921
Lichfield and Cannock district office – 01543 512050
Autism Outreach Team – 01785 356946
CAMHS – 01785 221665
Health Net -0300 123 9011
Family Mediation – 01827 314020 Family Nurse Partnership – 07972 639568
Virtual schools for looked after kids – 01543 512056
T3 (Young Person’s Substance Misuse) – 01785 241393
Healthy Kids – 01889 571808
Barnados children’s centre – 01827 286643
Women’s Aid – 0808 2000 247
Samaritans – 08457 909090

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SUAT supports and leads in the set-up of new academies joining the partnership.  The services provided by the central support function cover both educational and non-educational support.  In terms of educational support, SUAT is linked to the School of Education of Staffordshire University, which is an outstanding ITT provider.

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