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Hill View Junior Academy

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Mental Health & Wellbeing

 

At Hill View Junior Academy, the Wellbeing Lead & Mental health Champion is: Miss S Yates

 

At Hill View Junior Academy we are determined to create a whole school approach to promoting emotional wellbeing and positive mental health across the school community.

All pupils, parents and school staff will be part of this journey and they will contribute towards a healthy understanding of the importance of emotional health.

In the next few months, children will be completing activities to support their learning and understanding of wellbeing.

Below are a few useful links to give you more information about the related topics.

If you have any more questions please contact Miss S Yates via the school office.

 

Covid-19: Advice to Talking to Your Child

 

 

As we enter the second national lockdown, our children’s mental health and wellbeing may come under greater pressure. It is a very confusing and uncertain time for us all, whilst the country works to battle against the virus we may find some of our children are battling with their own worries. Use the links below to find some useful advice on how you can talk to your child about their concerns connected to the coronavirus:

 

https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/for-parents/supporting-your-child-during-the-coronavirus-pandemic/

 

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/keeping-children-safe/coronavirus-advice-suppport-children-families-parents/

 

Student Work: 5 Ways to Wellbeing

 

 

Earlier this term, children have been learning all about the 5 Ways to Wellbeing. It is part of an NHS initiative to support people by improving their wellbeing:

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/stress-anxiety-depression/improve-mental-wellbeing/

 

Abigail from 6SY made a superb video bringing the 5 Ways to Wellbeing alive. Take a look to remind yourselves of how you can improve your wellbeing…