Birches Head Academy

Student Wellbeing


  • The nurses number is 03001240362
  • Just a quick reminder that Speak Up Space is a point of contact for young people over the summer if they need any support – it is running everyday now so please pass on to all your young people :

    Just a quick reminder that Speak Up Space is a point of contact for young people over the summer if they need any support – it is running everyday now so please pass on to all your young people :

    Sunday (8pm-11pm), 

    Monday (5pm-8pm),

    Tuesday (8pm-11pm),

    Wednesday (5pm-8pm)

    Thursday (4pm-9pm)

    Friday (8pm-11pm)

    Saturday (8pm-11pm)

    Young people can have an online chat about anything that is affecting their mental health and/or emotional well-being. To access their instant messaging service simply visit www.speakupspace.org.uk

    Karen Thomas – School Counselling Team Manager 

    karenthomas@nsmind.org.uk

    North Staffs Mind 

    Office: 01782 618803
    78 King StreetNewcastle
    Stoke-on-TrentST5 1JB
    www.nsmind.org.uk

Childline Childline: Calm Zone Young Minds

Mental Health Foundation
Take Action Get Active 2020

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Y8 Parents/Carers

With regret the school will be closed to Year 8 from Thursday 26th November until Wednesday 2nd December.

See letters below:

Whole Year 8 Closure 25112020

Remote Learning Parent Letter 25112020