Safeguarding leads for Etc campuses

At student services we have put together a list of contact’s who are able to help and support you if you require support. These contacts are there in case you need them, and offer services such as counselling, crisis support, and homelessness support. In an emergency please do not hesitate to contact emergency services 999.

If you require support from college staff, please use the Remote Welfare support form.  If you don’t have access to the VLE you can use the following email directly:

safe@the-etc.ac.uk

Safeguarding Member’s of staff

Alice Reid (Stockton Riverside College)                       07970 982 324 

Leanne Keane-Barker (The Skills Academy)                07702 521 009 

Rachel O’Riordan (Bede Sixth Form & NETA)              07590 864 913 

Tracy Williams (Redcar & Cleveland College)              07702 515 472

  • If the ASP for your site is not immediately available, contact one of the other ASP’s or:

Daniel Mahmoodshahi (Student Services Manager – Safeguarding and Welfare) 07395 795 711

or

Sue Everton (Group Head of Student Services) - 07860 860 986

There is always a member of the safeguarding team across group who will be available throughout the year (excluding bank holidays, the Christmas period and weekends, between 08.30 – 17:00 Monday to Thursday, and 08:30 – 16:30 on Fridays.

Safeguarding

Ensuring the College environment is safe means we manage the risks to our students and safeguarding underpins the College’s values. We make sure all staff are aware of their safeguarding responsibility and appropriate action is taken to protect you from harm, abuse or neglect.

We have dedicated Safeguarding and Welfare Officers who work across sites and liaise with the Local Safeguarding and Children’s Board and other agencies to ensure you stay safe.

Welfare

The specialist team is here to support you to stay safe and well, we are located at all of our sites meaning we are there for you!
We offer initial guidance and support on a variety of matters and then can signpost you to a more specialist service if needed. Your wellbeing is important and the team will discuss any concerns which you may have about your personal circumstances.

We can support you with:

  • Mental/physical health concerns
  • Sexual health and relationships
  • Drug/ Alcohol awareness
  • Bullying including online safety and cyberbullying
  • Financial circumstances
  • Housing problems

Keeping you safe and well is a priority for the team and help is always at hand if you need it.

Welfare and Essential Services Contacts

The College Chaplaincy

The College Chaplaincy is here to support and give guidance to all students and staff in need of moral, spiritual and religous advice.

For more information about our College Chaplaincy, Please visit the link below:

The College Chaplaincy | Stockton Riverside College

Useful Contacts

  • Samaritans – 116 123
  • Police, Ambulance, Fire Brigade - EMERGENCY ONLY 999
  • Police Non-emergency - 101 Medical Non-emergency - 111
  • Childline – 0800 1111
  • CAMHS (Crisis line) - 03000 132 000 Option 6/ 08000516171
  • Crisis (Adults) - 01642 524 714
  • Harbour – Domestic Violence support – 03000 202 525
  • SARC – Sexual Assault Referral Centre - 01642 516 888
  • EVA – Women’s aid against domestic abuse - 01642 490 677 / 07525 591 971 (9 – 5) Email - info@eva.org.uk
  • Alliance Counselling - 01642 296 052
  • Impact on Teesside: Psychological Counselling Service- 01642 573 924
  • Mind – 01642 257 020
  • Shout – Text Service for crisis support, anytime anywhere – Text 85258
  • Cruse - Bereavement care - 01642 210 284
  • Halo Project – Honour based Violence support - 01642 683 045
  • Hart Gables – LGBTQ+ Service – 01642 675 509
  • We Are With You – Substance misuse – 0300 303 3781
  • Change, Grow, Live – Drug and Alcohol Recovery service – 0300 303 37 81
    - 24 Hour helpline – 08000 522 050
  • Kooth – online counselling and emotional wellbeing service tailored to students 11 - 18 years of age, open 365 days per year:- - www.kooth.com
  • Qwell – online support for adults – www.qwell.io

Homeless Support

  • Stockton Central Library, Church Road TS18 1TX – 01642 528 389
  • Out of hours emergency 01642 524 552
  • Hartlepool Homeless and Housing Advice, Civic Centre TS24 8AY – 01429 266 522
  • Darlington Housing Options Team, Town Hall Darlington – 01325 405 333
  • Middlesbrough, Thirteen, Rivers House 63 North Ormesby Road – 0300 1111 000

Foodbanks

For information on Foodbank opening times, where to get vouchers and collection sites please call;

  • Stockton/Billingham 07583 575522
  • Hartlepool 01429 598404
  • Darlington 01325 469884
  • Middlesbrough 07954 131337
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