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Claydon Primary School

Early Help Offer

Claydon Primary School fully acknowledges the need for early help and provides a varied offer depending on the area of need.

 For parent/carers requesting support:

  • Parents are able to make an appointment to discuss their needs with our Pastoral Support Leader, Mrs Newey
  • Parenting courses and agencies offering support are signposted
  • Periodically, drop-ins and information sessions are offered
  • Support/referrals to other agencies, e.g PMHW, school nurse are supported
  • Where further support is required, a CAF is completed, working alongside the parent, in order to access the support of the Ipswich South West Early Help team

For pupils:

All pupils access our PSHE curriculum.

In addition:

Younger pupils may access:

  • Drawing/talking
  • Sand tray therapy
  • Group work
  • Emotional check-ins

Older pupils may access:

  • ELSA (Emotional Literacy Support from our trained ELSA TAs)
  • Sign posted work with other agencies e.g. Suffolk Young Carers
  • Emotional check-ins
  • Structured transition support