General Family Information
The Family Information Directory has details of local childcare, activities and a range of services for families. Click on the image below to find out more.
Jimmy’s Food Bank & Community Hub
Jimmy’s (St James’ Church Centre, off Poole Quay)
Jimmy’s is not just a food bank, the kind and friendly volunteers are able to help with a wide range of issues from debt management, housing problems and much more, they are also currently holding a drop in ‘chat’ session once a month on Thursday afternoons – 1pm – 2.30pm – if you would like to pop along for a chat and a cuppa give Jimmy’s a call on Tel: 01202 672694 to check dates.
Please click on the link below for further information
Creating a wellbeing toolkit
Exploring worries and excitement – worksheet
The Worry Tree – a useful tool to help deal with worries
Fantastic website to help support all areas of mental wellbeing
Health – Physical and Mental Wellbeing
NHS Parent line: 0731 2263131
This is a locally manned telephone service, offering support in all areas of children’s health, from physical health, such as toileting, sleeping, eating concerns to emotional well-being and behaviour.
Dorset Mental Health Support Teams in Schools (MHSTs) We are extremely lucky to be able to offer our children and families support from Dorset NHS Mental Health Support Team
Dorset Mind Your Head Dorset Mind Your Head’s mission is to help the children and young people of Dorset live life mentally healthy.