Alsager School

Student Support

We strongly believe in a personalised approach to student support in which many people play a role including;

  • Tutor who they see on a daily basis
  • Subject based mentoring
  • Head of Year
  • Sixth Form Learning Manager who is available throughout the day
  • On site counselling service

Students can speak to Mrs Barton and Mrs Pass in the Sixth Form office should they have any issues and concerns.

There are also a large number of websites that provide help and support for specific health or well bring concerns.


Health – NHS Direct online health advise. – good health advice for students, written by doctors. – health advice for travelling abroad.


Sexual health – Brook – free advice on sexual health and contraception – Family Planning Association – information, advice and support on all aspects of sexual health, sex and relationships and emergency contraceptives – Cheshire gay, lesbian and bisexual charity giving support, information & advice.


Alcohol and drugs – national drugs helpline

Drinkline Helpline: 0800 917 8282


Subject of violence – Victim support line 0845 3030 900 – provides a range of specialist services for women and girls that have been raped or experienced another form of sexual violence


Good mental health – get help, advice & support with anything that’s causing you stress, hardship or embarrassment – Cheshire charity, based in Congleton, dedicated to improving the health, in particular the mental health, of young people. – counselling service for children and young people. – promotes the emotional wellbeing and mental health of young people. – helpline number 08457 909090


Stress management Helpline no 01708 765200 emotional support & info on exam stress – useful exercises and information on a range of issues including stress. – stress tests, relaxation techniques – general info – NHS site with games theme.


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