Nelmes Primary School

Opportunities for Achievement

Wingletye Lane, Hornchurch, Essex RM11 3BX

01708 447676

Self BeliefPerseveranceResiliencePatience Aspiration


If you are looking for advice or support with your child’s wellbeing there are many organisations that help and guide you.


Mental Health Newsletter: 

June '23



London Borough of Havering- Cost of Living support site

Useful websites to help with the rising cost of living: 

What are you entitled too? Benefit support

Havering Helps- help with food bills, household bills and more

Advice of energy costs

Managing budgets

Click here for information and contact details of the school nurse team drop in. 

Click here for information about Educational Psychology parent support helpline. 

Emotional Wellbeing for Children & Young People – support services, sorted by age group and the THRIVE framework -

 Home School Support Worker introduction letter 25.02.2022


Senior Mental Health Lead- Mrs Kristy Giddy


 Our Home School support worker (HSSW)  can offer advice and support on a range of topics. If you would like to arrange a meeting with her please phone the school office: 01708 447676 

Click on the links below for further information:

Add up- support for parents of children with ADHD

Add up website

Butterflies group- Peer support group for parents and parents to be

St. Kilda Centre- Free parent surgeries, advice on behaviour and a range of other topics

St Kilda Family centre weblink

Sycamore Trust- Supporting families with Autism and/or Learning difficulties

Sycamore trust website

Wise up- Specialist service for parents concerned about drugs or alcohol

Reading Well- Book list supporting a range of topics (Key stage 2 pupils)

Reading Well website

You and me counselling- parent support group

You and me counselling service



Click on the links below to download a range of leaflets and information sheets:

Havering CAMHS back to school resources

Havering Mind- Be nice to your noggin

Anna Freud- Tips for Talking for parents and carers

Coping with Low Mood

Coping with Self-harm

Depression- A parent’s guide

Mental Health Problems in children and young people: Guidance for parents and carers

Perfectionism: A guide to when striving for excellence becomes unhealthy

Social Media and young adults: a practical guide

Supporting children through secondary transition 


Click here download a useful guide to a range of Helplines that you or a family member/friend might find useful.