Alyson Knowles

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Alyson is a member of our Education Welfare and Safeguarding Team, working in partnership with schools & academies across Greater Manchester and the North West. She is also a deputy safeguarding officer and a qualified Social Worker with a particular interest in child and adolescent mental health and early intervention.

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Mental Health impacts School Attendance

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The transformation of mental health support places increased emphasis upon Schools and Academies, what support they currently offer and lays out plans to develop this further.

Do you know the latest research? Ensure that your school and staff understand the signs for mental health difficulties.

Children and young people are put under massive amounts pressures and is ever-growing. What can we do support them?

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Safeguarding

Safer Internet Day 2018

By Alyson Knowles on

The UK Safer Internet day on 6th February, raises awareness of the online dangers and how to support young people. The use of technology, the internet, and social media, is central to all of our lives, whether we like to admit it or not.

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