School and Community Services

AboutMeet the team

School and Community Services

This is  is a school and parish based social work service providing advice, support and counselling for children, young people and their families.

There are currently seven qualified Social Workers/Counsellors and a Education coach/tutor providing guidance and support, contracted to work in number of Primary and High schools in the Diocese.

Psychological assessments, Safeguarding Training for staff and governors and Independent Supervision of staff are provided on request.

Referrals are also received from priests and Carmel Care.

For more information Commissioning Document

Client Testimony

"I can't thank Hallam Caring Services enough for their help.  I had been desperate for help with my daughter who was suffering with prolonged feelings of sadness and low self-esteem.  The 1:1 sessions with a counsellor made a real difference; they helped improve her mental well-being and to cope with her anxieties.  I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this service to anyone."

Juliett Barrott

Diane Capps

Paul Coddington

Sharon Conyers

Anne Jenkinson

Rachel Kaunhoven

Sharon Payne

Laura Rendell

Team Manager Bernie Ware 0798 040 6198

Email for general enquiries: caringservices@hallam-diocese.com (Please noteby emailing us, you consent to your submitted details being collected, stored and used by the Diocese of Hallam only for the purpose or purposes for which you have provided them to us. Read more in our Privacy and Security Policy.)