Bramley Vale Primary School
York Crescent
Bramley Vale
S44 5PF

Tel 01246 850289
Fax 01246 859853

e-mail info@bramleyvale.derbyshire.sch.uk

Early Help Information 

Supporting our families and children is a priority. Every Child, Every Day is the school motto. Early help support is designed to offer a range of services in the support of families and children. We work with and fund a range of services as part of our Early Help Support offer. School will always do what it can to support families so please get in contact and read the links below.

Changing Lives Service

Education and Mental Health Practitioners based in Bolsover. They can support and work with families directly as well as working within school.

Changing Lives Mental Health Support Team | Action for Children

Positive 4 Young People (P4YP)

Bramley Vale pay for the services of Karen Hallam through P4YP. She works to support families and children at school with a focus on safeguarding and welfare.

Listening Ear Programme (Hope Project/Burden Basket)

This is our ‘in school’ counselling programme run by Jan Brown. School fund this group which supports children in expressing their feelings.

Mental Health Support and Training Provider for Children and Young People – The Burden Basket

Nurture Group

This group runs and meets in school, again funded by school budget. Children are supported to build positive relationships and self-esteem. 

Action for Children

A Derbyshire based set of organisations that can support families and children.

Services in Derbyshire | Action for Children

Derbyshire Family Health

An excellent link below to support families on health matters through the NHS. This includes access to the team of School Nurses.

Derbyshire Family Health Service

The National Sleep Helpline

Does your child suffer with sleep issues? the national sleep helpline can help

SC 078Flyer Parents

A one-stop website for parents, carers and schools looking for advice or resources.

Derby & Derbyshire Emotional Health and Well-Being site offers a range of current services and providers from Neurodiversity to Food and Nutrition.

Derby and Derbyshire emotional health and wellbeing

North East Derbyshire & Bolsover Community Update 2024 On Services

Monthly updates about services and activities, in North East Derbyshire and Bolsover, that support the wellbeing, mental and physical health of families, children and young people.

  • Parental Advice and Support

  • Education, Employment, Training and Volunteering

  • Foodbanks

  • Financial Support, Welfare and Benefits, Housing

  • LGBT Support

  • Neurodiversity and Special Educational Needs Support

  • Support for Domestic Abuse and Sexual Abuse

  • Youth Provision



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