School Nurse - Children and Family Health Team
Our School Nurse Carla McEwan is based at Coppull Clinic and supports us here at Bishop Rawstorne. Carla monitors health promotion, vision checks, hearing checks, signposting for referrals, growth checks support to parents and teachers and immunisations. Carla works closely with many other professional agencies. These include: Education, Social Care, Children’s Centre’s, Voluntary Groups, GPs, Mental Health Services and Youth Connections.
Chorley West Child & Family Health Team
2 Springfield Road
We are based in the Health Centre at Coppull:
Student Medical Information & Updating Records
School holds certain medical information relating to students. Details regarding the administration of medication in school can be found in the following document. If your son/daughter is diagnosed with a new medical condition about which the school needs to be informed, please complete and return the Medical Information Update form (also available from school).
For information and advice about being healthy and looking after yourself, or if you need someone to talk to, you might find it helpful to look at the following websites:
Advice about sex and relationships. Tel: 0800 28 29 30
A website designed especially for young people. Contains information about puberty, sex and relationships.
NSPCC There for me - www.there4me.com
If you have worries or need advice, There4Me can help. The site is for all 12 to 16 year olds living in the UK. It's to help you find solutions to your problems.
Do you want help to stop smoking?
Contact the school nurse at Drop-In or try the Kids Against Tobacco Smoke website - www.roycastle.org/kats
A website from the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation, especially for children, including information, games, and interactive sessions.
Drugs and Alcohol
Need some information or help with drugs? Talk To Frank - 0800 7766 000
Emotional Health and Wellbeing
A website especially to give help , support, and information to young people who know someone who has died.
The school has a zero tolerance policy of bullying.
Details of local sports clubs in the area can be found on Google.
Information for young people can also be gained on a variety of topics from:
Young Peoples Service: www.lancashire.gov.uk/yps