Anxiety and Mental Health

If you are feeling worried?

Cardinal Newman Catholic School is committed to safeguarding children and will always make safeguarding decisions that are in the best interests of our students.

Should you have a worry or concern the Safeguarding Team are available to contact through e-mail: - Designated Safeguarding Lead - Deputy Safeguarding Lead Safeguarding safeguarding - Headteacher - Safeguarding 

If you are in need yourself or are worried about another child or young person:

To discuss a non - emergency matter with the Police call 101
If you are concerned that a young person or child is being harmed or at risk of harm but there is no immediate danger, or you need advice or information please call Coventry Children's Social Care at the Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub ( MASH) on 02476788555 if out at hours please call the the Emergency Duty Social Worker on 02476832222

If there is immediate risk of harm call 999

For queries relating to Independent Reviewing Officers, Conference Chairs, Safeguarding Conferences or to discuss your own existing case please call 024 7697 5483.

Coventry Safeguarding Childrens Partnership - has good rescources and information for parent, carers and family. 


We know this might be a worrying time for some of you. There is lots of advice, online help, and 24 hour access to counsellors and self-help if you are feeling worried or anxious.  Please look at some of the links below for support:

As we are all likely to be using online media and the internet a lot more than usual to stay in touch – have a look at this information on how to stay safe online.


For Parents / Carers mental health - self help advice for adults when isolating including links to regulated therapists -

For Parents / Carers to support childrenhow to talk to your children about coronavirus and support their mental health including you tube links

For Parents/ Carers concerned about their Childs mental health including an A-Z guide of where to get support and a helpline