Students Accessing Support
We enjoy a positive, supportive and nurturing community at Colyton Grammar School, but there will be times when students need extra support. Here are links to some useful external resources.
If you have any urgent safeguarding or child protection concerns you can contact the Devon MASH directly on:
0345 1551071 If you have an immediate concern for the safety or welfare of a child please call 999 or report any non-emergency concerns to the police via 101.
Devon – Headlight Support Groups
Domestic abuse / violence:
All social media apps and websites have a report to service function and blocking tools. Use these functions if you receive any offensive / upsetting messages or images online.
Rape and Sexual Abuse:
National – Post-16 Rape and Sexual Abuse Line
Exeter – Crisis Pregnancy Centre
Confidential counselling and practical support
Drugs and Alcohol Abuse:
Text any question and receive a response within 24 hours.
Text: 07520631722 The school nurse can help to support you with questions relating to… healthy eating, puberty, relationships, sleeping, exam stress, sexual health, alcohol, smoking, drugs, self-harm, bullying, mental health and friendships.
You will not be asked to give your name but you may choose to do so. Information may be visible to other members of the school nursing team. If the school nurse is concerned for your safety they may pass your information to another service; they will attempt to contact your first.