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Help is out there – please just ask!

We are always available to support families. you can call us on 0131 556 3347 option 2 and speak in confidence to Mrs Jessop or Miss Finlayson. You can email and mark it for the attention of Mrs Jessop or Miss Finlayson on admin@royalmile.edin.sch.uk.

These are some other contacts that you might find helpful as well.

Social Care Direct- Children and Families Social Work Request help or advice about a child or vulnerable adult requiring support due to illness, disability or at risk or harm. Tel: 0131 200 2324 Out of Hours 0800 7316969

Parentline Scotland Free helpline, email and web-chat service offering advice and support for parents and carers. Mon-Fri 9am- 9pm Sat and Sun 9am-12 pm. Tel: 08000 28 22 33

https://www.children1st.org.uk/help-for-families/parentline-scotland/

NSPCC For parenting advice and support, contact trained online helpline counsellors Tel: 0808 800 5000, weekdays 10am to 6pm and weekends 12am to 4pm, email help@nspcc.org.uk or visit www.nspcc.org.uk/keeping-children-safe/our-services/nspcc-helpline/

Lone Parent Helpline-One Parent Families Scotland Free information and advice for single parents. Open Mon-Fri 9.30am-4.00pm Tel: 08088 010323 www.opfs.org.uk 10th September 2020

For more information on local supports please visit:

https://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/pacs y48 \

Take care, stay safe