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Health and Wellbeing

At Miers Court Primary School, we recognise and value the importance of the health and wellbeing of our entire community. This page has been created to let you know about some of the support and hubs that are available in the local community.

Youth Centre Sessions

Medway Council, through the Medway Youth Service, are delivering activities for children aged 8-18 (25 for those with additional needs or disabilities) in various Youth Clubs. They are also supporting the BeYou project in association with Porchlight. Please see the link below for more information.

Confidential Domestic Abuse Helpline

Medway Domestic Abuse Service (MDAS) is a one stop drop in service held once a week in Gillingham. Details are available on the attached poster. Please see the link for the MDAS website for more information on their range of services.

Mental Health Support

Have you got a child who is 2, 3 or 4? Are you concerned about anxiety?

A guide to mental health and where to find help during Covid-19

Healthy Living

Want to become more active as a family? Active Families Medway can help support this.

We all know how important it is for our children to eat healthily so we've been asked to share this leaflet with you and hope you will find it helpful.

Strengthening Minds

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"Hi, I'm Steve Daniels, founder of Strengthening Minds. At Strengthening Minds, our ethos is simple – help young people grow – and we continue to do just that on a daily basis. We offer young people across the country the chance to make positive changes to their lives. Through our list of personal development programmes, we can reach young people who find the school environment a tough challenge."

Strengthening Minds UK C.I.C is a community interest company with a passion to ensure that the communities in which they serve are full of opportunities that will help residents to thrive. They are a team of dedicated and committed staff, volunteers and residents, working hard to create an environment that is accessible and impactful for all that attend.

Strengthening Minds UK C.I.C provides a wide range of initiatives to support the emotional wellbeing of residents throughout the communities in which they work. Their collaborative approach enables them to work closely with partners to ensure effective and impactful services are provided. The work they carry out has no age limit, and they are committed to ensuring impactful services are implemented to meet the needs of the community as a whole. 

Strengthening Minds are now working with the charity, Baby Basics Kent to provide baby essentials for families in need across Kent. All items requested can be collected from one of the community hubs but you will need a referral from a professional working with the family. If you feel you would like some assistance, please contact Mrs Bedford via the school office - 01634 388943 or office@mcps.school