Advice and Support

Advice and Support for Parents

During these challenging times please see information below for support with the cost of living crisis:

Free advise and help with living costs

Young Minds – Money, the cost-of-living crisis and mental health

The Children’s Society – Debt & Money Problems

The Mix – You searched for money

BBC Bitesize – How to talk to your child about the cost of living crisis

Turn2us – Fighting UK Poverty


Help with Emotional and Mental health – support for adults

Help with Emotional and Mental health – support for children

Stratford Advice Arcade

Cost of Living Advice

Legal Advice

Children’s Centres

Newham Foodbank

Newham Workplace

Domestic Violence Support

Mind – Towerhamlets and Newham

Shelter – London 

The Money Coach Service 

CAMHS workshop

COVID-19 Support for Newham Families

Children’s Guide to Coronavirus

Coronavirus – A Book For Children

Coronavirus Information

As part of ensuring that the school is as safe as possible we are regularly reviewing our risk assessments. We have undertaken the following additional risk assessments to ensure our children, families and staff are as safe as possible:

At St Francis’ we are closely following the advice of the Department for Health and Social Care and Public Health England to ensure all children, families and staff are kept well informed of the latest guidance. The school has put all the measures in place as requested and is liaising with the Local Authority to ensure everyone remains healthy.

You can obtain the latest news at: