Family Link Worker
Louise Charlton and Alis Cooper are Fair Furlong's Family Link Workers. They are here to link with families to support with any worries or issues parents/ carers or pupils may have.
Our Family Link workers can work with you on things like;
- Support in encouraging positive behaviour,
- Target any worries you have,
- Support families who are experiencing/ concerned about others suffering from domestic abuse ,
- Link with the Inclusion lead,
- Fill in forms,
- Help with friendships in school,
- Or when you feel like things just aren’t quite going the right way.
Their door is always open. They are based in the Scilly room, 8am – 4pm, where you can have a confidential chat.
You can contact Louise Charlton and Alis Cooper via the Fair Furlong Primary School Facebook group, by calling 01173772181, sending a text 07722174828, or an email email@example.com (‘for the attention of Family Link Worker’).
Advice and support please click on the blue writing for website link.
First Response – Are you a parent who needs support with a difficult issue, from your child’s behaviour to a problem related to domestic violence? Are you a young person who needs to talk to someone about things that are worrying you?
Child Line – You can go here to play games, have a go at their activities, talk to someone about some of your problems you can't sort out yourself.
NSPCC - Keeping children safe from abuse.
Fitness and health
Alive 'N' Kicking - Children’s lifestyle weight management service
Food- a fact for life – This is a website where you can find out all about healthy living. It provides some good ideas of what to include in a lunch box
Change 4 life – Ideas of how to make your family life a little more healthy.
Healthy Teeth – How to keep your teeth healthy.
ERIC - ERIC can give advice and support if your child is suffering with bowel or bladder difficulties.
Drugs and Alcohol
Hawkspring – To support with drug and alcohol recovery.
Smoke Free Bristol - Are you ready to quit? Support to stop is how they can help.
BDP (Bristol Drugs Project) – Support around drug and alcohol addition, for you or someone close to you
a partner or relation, sexual abuse, female genital mutilation). There is also information on how to help others and how to
raise awareness of violence and abuse.
Next link - Support service for women's mental health and for victims of domestic abuse, rape and sexual abuse
Mental Health and Emotional-Welling
Kooth - Free online service that offers emotional and mental health support for children and young people aged 11-25.
Off the Record - Free and confidential mental health support and information for young people aged 11-25.
Mind Ed - MindEd is a free educational resource on children and young people’s mental health for all adults.
Cruse Bereavement – Cruse Bereavement Care is there to support you after the death of someone close.
Winston's Wish - Support and advice for bereaved children.
Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
Supportive Parents - Support for parents, children and young people about SEND
Findability - Information for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities, and their families.
We have Facebook group – 'Fair Furlong Primary School'.
You can use the group to contact us as well as text, telephone and e-mail.
You are able to send us a message to the group – where it will not
be publicly viewed.
You can use this as a means of telling us if your child/children
are poorly, changing contact details or to confidentially contact our
Family Link team.