Family Support - Acorn Suite

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Joanne Thom Governing Body" Hello my name is Jo Thom and I am happy to be your Family Link Worker"

How to contact me:

I will be on the gate every morning from 8.30am – 9am.

You can phone me on 01933 353848 between 8.30am and 10.30am every day. If I am busy I will contact you as soon as I can. I can arrange to see you privately if you wish or just stop to chat to me in the morning.

You can email me on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

How can I help you?

I am a link between school, families and support from other agencies.

I am a confidential ear, and if necessary will sign post you to someone else who may be able to help.

“Are you worried about something at school or home, but not sure who to talk to?”

“Do you have questions but you’re not sure who to ask?”

“Do you want to leave a quick message at the gate for your child’s teacher?”

“Or do you just need someone to listen?”

Areas I can help you with:

~ Passing messages onto teachers or help filling in forms

~ School Nurse contact details, or applying for Free School Meals

~ Access to books which may help your child with a specific issue

~ Parenting support sign posting

~ School events and times

~ Sign posting to other agencies that can help and advise