Information, Guidance and Support
At CLC we offer pastoral support through our training. Our dedicated Quality Support Managers have many years’ experience working with learners of all ages providing academic and emotional support in various ways. If you need to get in touch, contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org
CLC believe health and wellbeing is important to us all so knowing how to stay safe, stay healthy and feel positive will improve our chances of achieving our goals.
It is our aim to provide high quality information, advice and guidance services that are accessible and support you enter and progress in learning and work.
CLC is committed to help you to reach your full potential and our information, advice and guidance support aims to:
- Help you make choices about your career
- Promote learning as an ongoing process
- Guide you on to the correct course
- Improve your confidence
- Develop you to be successful and achieve your goals
How to get in touch
If you would like to receive information, advice and guidance please contact us on 01983 533993 and we will direct you to the person best suited to provide you with the most appropriate and up to date advice possible. If in the event we cannot give you the information you request, we will endeavour to signpost or refer you to an organisation that can.
We appreciate that there will be times when you may be looking for extra help or support with your personal or professional life. We signpost to a range of professional services that you may find it beneficial to contact:
www.mind.org.uk – this is an organisation that provides advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem.
www.samaritans.org – this is an organisation that offers a safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way about whatever’s getting to you.
www.nspcc.org.uk – this organisation offers a childline service to give young people a voice when no one else is listening.
www.victimsupport.org.uk – this is an organisation that provides support to people affected by crime or traumatic events.
www.talktofrank.com – this organisation provides friendly and confidential drug advice, including the effects, the risks and what to do in an emergency.
www.drinkaware.co.uk – this organisation provides help and information to enable people to make better choices about their drinking habits.
www.nhs.uk/oneyou/every-minute-matters – provides expert advice and practical tips to help you look after your mental health and wellbeing.
www.ncsc.gov.uk – provides advice to protect you and your family to stay safe online.
www.anxietyuk.org.uk – provides a wide range of resources to help you understand and overcome your anxiety.
www.mentalhealthandmoneyadvice.org – provides practical advice and support for people experiencing issues with mental health and money.
www.nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk – this organisation provides information, advice & guidance to help people make decisions on their learning, training and work.
www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk – this is where you can search and apply for apprenticeship vacancies in your area.
www.ucas.com – this organisation connects people to university/post university studies including teacher training, apprenticeships & internships.
www.citizensadvice.org.uk – this organisation will provide independent free advice on a range of topics, including benefits, work, debt and money.
www.equalityhumanrights.com – this organisation will help if you need expert information, advice and support on discrimination and human rights issues.
www.hse.gov.uk – The Health & Safety Executive provide advice and guidance on all things health, safety and welfare related in line with current legislation.
www.acas.org.uk – this organisation provides impartial advice and guidance to both employers and employees about a range of work-related topics including employment legislation.
Mental Health and Suicide Awareness
Papyrus UK Suicide Prevention | Prevention of Young Suicide
Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide – Overcoming the isolation of people bereaved by suicide
Hub of Hope – Mental Health Support Network provided by Chasing the Stigma