Read Knowsley Virtual School’s latest online safety newsletter here: Online Safety Newsletter March 2020 Online Safety Newsletter – further information about staying safe using the Houseparty app. Featuring hints and tips for keeping your child safe will using social media apps including Snapchat, YouTube and Houseparty.
We know that it is incredibly important to look after our mental health and wellbeing at this time. For this reason, we’ve put together a list of organisations who can offer a range of support for young people and families: Download a copy of our Health and Wellbeing Wall here B-EAT youth helpline Online community […]
Due to the present situation and the huge increase in need in the local area, here are the foodbank arrangements for the Easter weekend. Foodbanks open: Good Friday; 12 noon to 2pm: St Andrews Church, Highfield, Tower Hill, Kirkby L33 1ZF Easter Saturday; 11.00am to 1.00pm: St Mary’s Church, Leathers Lane, Halewood, L26 9TS Bank […]
Bullybusters provides a free helpline to provide advice and support for anyone experiencing bullying, or who is worried about someone else being bullied: Call 0800 169 6928 or visit: www.bullybusters.org.uk Bullybusters have also put together a host of free resources that are available to download here: Are you a good friend? Are you an upstander? […]
During the current Coronavirus (Covid 19) situation many parents are working from home including home learning with their children. Many children will increase their online activity time during this period due to being at home more, so it is important that families incorporate time to learn about how to keep safe when going online. It […]
In response to the Coronavirus outbreak, Knowsley Council has established a community support line to help residents – in particular over 18,000 of our most vulnerable adults and over 70s who have been asked to self-isolate for 12 weeks in order to stay safe and well. We are asking the business community for support to […]
Knowsley Council and Healthy Knowsley have released a new guide to support families: 10 Ways to Wellbeing during the Coronavirus Outbreak. The guide, which features hints and tips on looking after your mental health and wellbeing while staying at home, also includes a list of key contacts to provide additional support and advice at this […]
Free School Meals Vouchers – Letter to Parents 26th March 2020 As you are aware, school sites are now closed to the majority of children and staff and are operating only as a last resort as emergency childcare centres for those key children identified by the Government. In line with Government guidance, Knowsley Council has […]