Family Support

Support

Our Family Support Worker, Caroline Vine-Lott, may be contacted by telephone on 07872 991566 or by e-mail caroline.v@southwesthertspartnership.org.uk

Herts Help

HertsHelp

Herts help is advice and support service for parents.  They provide independent support, guidance and information.

Education Mental Health Practitioner

We have an Education Mental Health Practitioner in school, who will support and work with families.  If you would like to a referral to this service, please contact Mrs Hayley Rees via the School Office

Food Banks

If you are struggling with the cost of living crisis and need food, please contact the school.

or

Visit the South Oxhey Baptist Church Food Bank, 140 Gosforth Lane, WD19 7BX, is open Tuesdays and Thursdays 11 am-1 pm, by appointment only – 01923 804435.

The Sunflower Centre

The Sunflower Centre provides support to people experiencing domestic violence, crime or abuse – 01923 727321.

Samaritans

Free phone line for people in crisis or in need of emotional support.

Call 116 123 for free, 24 hours a day or visit www.samaritans.org

Family Lives

Free, confidential phone line offering emotional support, information, advice and guidance on any aspect of parenting and family life 0808 800 2222, weekdays 9 am – 9 pm or weekends 10 am – 3 pm.

Referrals

  • Herts Mind network for support around mental health. This is the link to the website so you can read about the services they offer and find their contact details if you need them.
    www.hertsmindnetwork.org/accessing-our-services
    If you would prefer to self refer please click on the referral form below.
  • Herts Mind network Domestic abuse caseworkers. This is a link to the website so you can read about the services they offer and find their contact details if you need them.
    www.hertsmindnetwork.org/domestic-abuse-service 
    If you would prefer to self refer please click on the referral form below.
  • Home start  who offer support for families with children under 5. The contact details are  01923 248010 if you want to self refer or click here to go to the contact form.
    https://home-startwatford.org.uk/referrals/#selfreferral
  • School nurse. This link to the website explains more about the support that they offer and allows you to self refer if you want to access the service.
    www.hct.nhs.uk/our-services/school-nursing/

Forms

Domestic-Abuse-Service Referral Form