SAM learning

Kaleidos VLE

GCSE bitesize

Which Way Now – A guide for students in Year 9

Its Your Choice – a guide to post 16 choices

Health and personal well-being
At Shirebrook Academy we aim to equip students with the information and skills to make good decisions about personal health, to develop positive relationships with others, and to be able to seek support/advice when appropriate. The following organisations provide information and support to young people and their families about health and well-being issues:
Health and relationships information – General
UCL Institute of Child Health, Teens First for Health
BBC Health
Radio 1, One life
Teen life check

School nurse (based at Shirebrook Health centre) 01623 742906
One For Us, Speaking Up (for students with learning difficulties)

Sexual Health
Derbyshire Sexual Health promotion service 01246 559431
Brook – Confidential advice for young people about sexual health
For information on local services for contraception and sexual health advice click here.sexual health leaflet

Frank – A to Z of Drugs
NHS Smoke Free
Derbyshire stop smoking service 0800 085 2299
Base lll – Local drug and alcohol treatment 01246 20614
NHS Drug Treatment services
Think About Drink
Society for the Prevention of Solvent & Volatile Substance Abuse
The Children’s Society – Parents Using Drugs
Emotional well being
Derbyshire Runaways 01773 583037
Childline 0800 1111
Young minds – info on mental health issues
Beat – help with eating disorders
Derbyshire Womens Aid (outreach service for young people and adults affected by domestic violence) 0778 715 1248
Derbyshire SAM project (for men affected by domestic violence) 08000 198668
The Hideout (for young people who have experienced or living with violence)
Stop Text Bully
Bully Free Zone
RD4U (bereavement support for young people)
Working to Help Bereaved Families
R U Thinking – Sex and Relationships
Information, Resources and Support for Gay Youth Nationwide