October 2018 - we have gained the Wellbeing Award for Schools (WAS)
ELSA: Emotional Literacy Support Assistant (ELSA support) on site ELSA's = Deena Lidgett, Helen Noman, Dawn McDermott, Sarah Crozier
ELSA’s promote the emotional wellbeing of children and young people.
Their role is to support children and young people to understand and regulate their own emotions whilst also respecting the feelings of those around them.
The benefits of working with ELSAs are reported to be improvements in individuals’ confidence, self-esteem, understanding and management of emotions, behaviour and social skills.
ELSA’s operate across the school, sixth form and residence.
Transforming Children and Young People’s Mental Health Provision: a Green Paper (Department of Health and Department for Education)
MHFA England February 2017 Newsletter (Mental Health First Aid England)
WAS - Wellbeing Award for Schools
Promote positive social and emotional wellbeing, mental health and wellness for pupils and staff in your school.
A new online counselling and emotional wellbeing service has been launched to support 11 – 25 year olds across Hull.‘Kooth’ is free and guarantees anonymity for anyone using the service. It can be accessed via a desktop computer, smartphone or tablet device.It is accredited by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy. Kooth enables users to receive one-to-one online sessions with qualified counsellors, access peer-to-peer support via moderated online forums and read and contribute to mental health and wellbeing articles.
Health & Wellbeing: http://insight.eastriding.gov.uk/health-and-wellbeing/
Health Champions: http://insight.eastriding.gov.uk/health-and-wellbeing/health-and-wellbeing-champions/
Staff MOT's (HealthCheck):
30 Minute 1-1 Consultation (Full Day(s) on Site)
Boditrax Scan (https://discover.boditrax.com/)
Physical HealthCheck (Weight, BMI, Visceral Fats, BMR Score and more . . .)
NHS HealthCheck (https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/nhs-health-check/ - Cholesterol Testing)
Mental Health Screening (Optional: GAD-7 and HADS Testing)
Diabetes Prevention Assessment
Wellbeing Advice and Signposting
Escape Pain: https://escape-pain.org/ - Launching Virtually in May 2021
Upcoming Training: COVID Rehabilitation, MECC Training, Mental Health First Aid, Motivational Interviewing, Cancer Champions, Suicide Awareness and more . . .
Adult Learning Courses: https://ols.eastriding.gov.uk/wcfwebsite/eryc/default.aspx
Guest Speakers: Prostate Cancer UK, Andy Mans Club, CoppaFeel and more . . . all to come!
ER Leisure - Corporate Membership: http://insight.eastriding.gov.uk/directorates/ce/culture-and-customer-services/leisure/membership/
ER Leisure YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/EastRidingLeisure/featured