Ways to get help - quick reference

Ways that you can get help – quick reference

education – finance – food – medical – isolation

Please email head@sps1.org.uk or plee@sps1.org.uk for help with any of the below.

Struggling with home learning?

  • Get in touch with us. We can help you and your child in lots of different ways. If they are reluctant, struggling with the work, or you have problems with access or juggling work commitments. Let us know!
  • Prefer to work from sheets?  We can print off worksheets on the Google classroom for you to collect

Access to laptops

  • We have a small supply of Chromebooks that we can loan out for free. 
  • We are running a campaign to get more, so this supply will increase dramatically. More on this soon.
    • If you can donate an old laptop or tablet (factory reset) – that would be greatly appreciated.

Increase the access to broadband via your mobile phone

  • I can apply to your mobile phone provider to increase your data allowance. 

Access to school resources

  • Need books? Pens, pencils, paper etc? Let us know.  Deliveries will take place on Monday. 

Library Books

Free School Meals

  • We can cook a hot meal for you to collect each day. 
  • We can send you a weekly food hamper.
  • We can send you some food vouchers to use in the local shops. 
  • We can refer you to the Exmouth Food Larder or you can contact them on help@exmouthlarder.co.uk or 07787 882075 
  • We are expecting the government to issue free school meal vouchers like they did last time, but no confirmation of this yet. 

Financial support if your income has been affected – available to ALL parents. 

The Budleigh Support Group is here to help. We can give you food vouchers, or you can apply to get some ongoing financial support to cover your shortfall. https://www.budleighsupport.co.uk/ 

Domestic abuse

  • Call 999 if in immediate danger. 

Medical health including mental health

The medical practice is still open for ALL your medical needs. Call 01395 441212

Mental health support  www.nhs.uk/oneyou/every-mind-matters  

If you are in self-isolation

Contact the Budleigh Hub on 01395 44 68 96 for home deliveries, including shopping and prescriptions

Financial Hardship Fund – East Devon CC

If residents are struggling to afford food or other essentials, ask them to fill in our online application form: https://eastdevon.gov.uk/coronavirus-covid-19/benefits-and-council-tax/information-financial-hardship-fund/ Help available includes access to emergency short term support through shopping vouchers, food bank referrals, utility top ups, paying for essential travel needs, or essential advice and support services, or referrals to apply for Benefits.

St Peter's C of E Primary School

Moor Lane, Budleigh Salterton, Devon EX9 6QF

01395 443167


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