Pomphlett Primary School Horizone MAT

Pomphlett Primary School

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Parent Support and Advice

Parent Support Advisor  - Mrs Helen Burrows



Dear Parents/ Carers and families


As your school Parent Support Advisor my role is to support our families, find information for you and generally be a listening ear. Due to our difficult situation, isolation and home schooling etc at the moment I will be regularly adding links onto this page. These will be for guidance and support and also some fun pages for the children to keep you all sane! Please see below this week's list so far. If you would like to contact me please email 


Agency contacts

PIAS (Plymouth Information and support for SEND) contact: 01752/258933

CAMHS( Child and adolescant mental health services) contact: 0175/2434543

PDAS(Plymouth Domestic Abuse Service) contact: 0800 458 2558 or for the refuge: 01752/562286

Gateway/ Children's services Plymouth/ ( help and advice relating to a child up to the age of 18yrs or 25yrs for SEND.


Website links advice on parenting advice on children's mental health, emotional well being or behaviour.


Family activities I find this a really good site to encourage tasks for children, behaviour support, challenge tokens etc. This is my favourite site for art, games, worksheets and activities. Has really good budget recipes and easy baking for children. has a 30 day lego challenge which looks fun!


All the above links, websites and agency contacts are there as a general support. Please check them out thoroughly before you let your children access them.


I do hope to be regularly adding to this page but please feel free to contact me on the email above.

Best wishes, 

Helen Burrows





Please see below links for support.


[] ( Domestic Abuse Helpline)


A website to support parental conflict (no risk of DA) which can be shared is:


Referrals for Happy Futures Happy Families for parental conflict are still being taken

The evidence based programmes are being offered digitally

Signatures are not required, just verbal consent with overview of participation shared with the family. Please put Covid-19 in the signature section.


Happy Families, Happy Futures offers free evidence based programmes to support parents, carers and those with a parenting role to improve communication, and build on their strengths whether together, separated, step parents, foster parents, adoptive parents.


There is an online referral process (can also be self-referrals).

These interventions are not for Domestic Abuse

Please see useful fact sheet below, for any support please contact me, Helen Burrows, PSA, Pomphlett Primary School

Please find activities attached from the 100 years since the great war. Lots for children to do!