Safety Policies Suite – Contents
Safeguarding is often seen as ‘child protection’ when in fact it is much more. True Safeguarding ensures that EVERYONE is kept as safe as possible in every circumstance and that EVERYONE takes responsibility for their own safety and that of others. At Arun Court we keep all our additional ‘safety’ policies under one document heading and ensure that all stakeholders read the materials it contains. The safety and well-being (physical and mental) of our employees, clients and most importantly children, is of paramount importance to us.
This policy suite should be read in conjunction with the child protection and safeguarding policy, and the health and safety policy.
In this suite you will find our policy documents on:
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SOURCES OF HELP
These services are not associated with us. We are not responsible for the quality of service they provide, we are recommending them based on the positive experiences of some young people known to us. By inclusion in this list nor are we suggesting that we are in any way affiliated with these servcies.
ANXIETY UK - Support, online counselling, magazine, advice
Text line: 07537416905
Info line: 03444775774
A magazine packed full of useful articles around not just ASD, but the mental health aspects associated with it - fascinating reading and lots of signalling to specialist support.
Website provides support for young people, professionals and parents. Young people who feel they are having a mental health crisis can get instant emergency support by texting YM to 85258
OCD UK - advice, online counselling, support and magazine. Dedicated youth services.
PAPYRUS - suicide prevention young people's hotline 0800 068 41 41
An eating disorder support service - smaller than some of the bigger associations, but specifically aimed at young people.