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Safeguarding and student welfare is our priority.

It is important that students and parents/carers know where to access support.

Should you need support for any reason or wish to report a safeguarding matter, please contact us using the methods below. Our team will be happy and to help.


Worried about something online? Do you need help right now? You can either speak to your Achievement Team or click the image above to report it to the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre

Can’t stop worrying? Whatever’s worrying you, we’ve got advice to help you cope. Call or click the image above

If you would like to make an appointment to talk to one of our Student Welfare Officers, please click the image above to request an appointment via our Guidance and Support Service

Support your child to stay safe online. See this fantastic guide from the Children’s Commissioner for parents/carers about online sexual harassment and peer-on-peer abuse.



Support quick links

There are still several agencies operating that offer support for parents/carers and students for anything you may need.

Click here for the Calderdale Childrens Social Care


Click here for the Kirklees Childrens Social Care


Click here for the NSPCC


Click here for the Kirklees Covid-19 community Pack


Click here for Healthy Minds Calderdale


Click here for Kooth

Telephone numbers

Calderdale Childrens Social Care – 01422 393336 Out of hours – 01422 288000

Kirklees Childrens Social Care – 01484 414960 Out of Hours  – 01484 414933

NSPCC – 0808 800 5000

Healthy Minds Calderdale – 01422 345154

Text message service – Healthy Futures Calderdale


ChatHealth: an NHS-approved secure and confidential text messaging service for school-aged children and their families in Calderdale.ChatHealth is brought to you by Healthy Futures Calderdale, and allows you to get in touch with a healthcare professional, at the touch of a button, for advice and support about physical health or emotional wellbeing.

Access the service:

TEXT 07480 635297 (young people)

TEXT07507 332157 (parents/carers) to start a conversation.

From 9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday, they have experienced clinicians waiting to help. Messages outside this time frame will receive an automated response letting you know when you will receive a reply, and who to contact to get immediate help.

External well-being support for Parents/Carers

Noah’s Ark has put together a package of support specifically to help Parents/Carers. Click the link below to find out more.

Calderdale Healthy Futures has put together a list of links to local health and wellbeing support for families.

Click the image to contact the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre