Mental & Emotional Health Event at Boldon

Mental & Emotional Health Parent/Carer Event

Find out more about how you can support your child’s emotional wellbeing

Thursday 18th May 6-8pm

@ Boldon School

A short talk followed by a marketplace of staff & services.

You are not required to stay until 8pm and you can drop into the event at any time.


Crissie Hardy and Mel Soutar from the Matrix Service to plan an event for all parents/carers to attend, to raise awareness of Mental Health issues for young people/students.  Students are invited too.   

A range of stall holders from various agencies will be around school during the night for parents /carers/teachers/students to visit tables and gain more information.  This is an ideal opportunity for parents/teachers to talk privately with professionals if needed and to gain a greater understanding of the work of Mental Health agencies who support our students.

For your information the stall holders are…


  • Youth Parliament- Positive Activities
  • Rob Braines- Change 4 Life Health & Wellbeing Network
  • Jill Mcmanus- Wellbeing Challenge
  • Sam Holliday-Lifecycle Service – Counseling Service
  •  School Nursing
  • Andrew Fawkes- Emotional Resilience
  • Tracy Dolan- Bereavement Support for students
  • Early Help Support – family welfare issues
  • Barbara Routledge- Educational Psychology
  • Catherine Ridge/ Corrine Alade- Early Help Service
  • Bill Scott- Mental Health Matters/ ADHD Support Group
  • Dr James Gordon- South Tyneside CCG / G.P (Mr Gordon is responsible for all Mental Health Provision in South Tyneside)
  • Julie Davenport- Sexual Health Service