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All Saints Catholic Collegiate

Mental Health & Wellbeing


Here at Our Lady’s Catholic Academy all staff, governors, parents and pupils work together to create an environment that enables children to thrive. Pupils at Our Lady’s show a resilience and confidence to learn in all areas of the curriculum and have a wide range of opportunities to understand the importance of good mental health and wellbeing. We know that pupils here feel safe and secure and they know that adults will listen to them and they are valued.


At our school, we aim to promote positive mental health for every member of our staff and pupil body.  We pursue this aim using both universal, whole school approaches and specialised, targeted approaches aimed at vulnerable pupils.  In addition to promoting positive mental health, we aim to recognise and respond to mental ill health. By developing and implementing practical, relevant and effective mental health policies and procedures we can promote a safe and stable environment for pupils affected both directly, and indirectly by mental ill health.

Mental Health and Wellbeing Lead – Mrs S Brotherhood

Mental Health First Aiders –  Mrs S O’Leary, Mrs Buttery, Miss Evans

Early Years Mental Health First Aider - Mrs K Rammell 


Mental Health Reps

Reception: Ayda, Henry

Year 1: Kiara, Oliver

Year 2: Mariyam, Kai

Year 3: Lily, Logan

Year 4: Caitlin, Yasmina

Year 5: Faith, John

Year 6: Willow, Ava

Advice and support for pupils

Please click on the links below:

Younger Minds

Combined Wellbeing

CAMHS Portal for support and advice
CAMHS Portal for support and advice

Advice and support for adults

Please click on the links below:


Mental Health Foundation

Coronavirus Advice and Support:
Please visit the following websites for expert advice and support during these uncertain times. You can also find some well-being activities in the Wellbeing folder on this page.


Jigsaw for families

NHS - Every Mind Matters

The Children's Society 

 Bedtime wind down activities for children aged five to seven.pdfDownload
 How many positives activity.pdfDownload
 Making negative thoughts into positive thoughts activity sheet.pdfDownload
 Mindful minute brainbreak cards.pdfDownload
 Mindfulness challenge cards.pdfDownload
 Relaxation cards.pdfDownload
 Wellbeing craft - things to look forward to jar.pdfDownload
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