Healthy Lives - FREE webinars for pupils, parents and staff in preparation for going back to school

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The Healthy Lives Team supports schools, pupils and families with everything to do with health and wellbeing. We want to help you to live fitter, healthier and happier lives.

We are incredibly proud in Tower Hamlets to have supported schools to gain more Healthy Schools awards than any other borough in London. So please use this newsletter in whatever way suits you best to stay as fit and healthy as possible.

If you're in a school, please share this newsletter using your social media or website using the following share button, or you can click the hyperlink in the top right corner of this email:

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Just to let you know, you're receiving this because you have either opted in to get emails from the council relating to children and education, or you are one of the Healthy Lives team's regular contacts, or you may also have been forwarded this email from your school.

If you know anyone who would like to sign up to this newsletter, please send them the following link. They will need to close the initial pop-up subscription box and complete the one on the main webpage.  They will then need to choose Children and Education as their preferred topic:

Take care,

The Healthy Lives team at London Borough of Tower Hamlets.

Here's a selection of fun activities and helpful information for you and your family...

Primary webinar

Free mental health webinars for parents of primary aged pupils

The Tower Hamlets Education Wellbeing Service are hosting this free mental health webinars for parents of primary aged pupils.

Transitions: Children Transitioning from Year 6 to Year 7 - 8th September 4pm 

This is a webinar looking at the experiences of young children going through major transitions, in particular the move from primary to secondary school. You will also learn some tips for helping manage your child’s anxiety through this period.

Book 8th September 4pm >

Secondary seminar

Calling all secondary school students...Free summer mental health webinar

Student Reintegration - Wednesday 26th August 1pm

Tower Hamlets Education Wellbeing Service are hosting a free mental health webinar for secondary school pupils. Exploring common worries of returning to school, this session will include helpful strategies and coping techniques to manage the return in September.

Book Wednesday 26th August 1pm >

Secondary parents

Free mental health webinars for parents of secondary aged pupils

Supporting Your Child's Emotional Wellbeing - 2nd September 10am

Tower Hamlets Education Wellbeing Service are hosting a free webinar designed to increase understanding of mental health and different experiences of mental health, as well as outlining how you can help support your child with their mental health.

Book 2nd September 10am >

Staff webinar

Free webinars for school staff on reintegration

Reintegration - 25th August 10am / 1st September 3:30pm / 9th September 3:30pm

Tower Hamlets Education Wellbeing Service are hosting this free webinar looking at the challenges faced by students and staff on returning to school and will also provide some strategies for supporting yourself and students. 

Book 25th August 10am > Book 1st September 3:30pm >

Book 9th September 3:30pm >

And remember...


"With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts."

Eleanor Roosevelt

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The Healthy Lives Team want to support you with all aspects of health and wellbeing. We will be sending you regular newsletters that will be relevant whether you are at home with your children, working from home or at school. 

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Stay at home

More on staying healthy, happy and entertained at home

In addition to the highlights featured here, the council has put together a whole host of resources to help families and individuals stay happy, healthy and entertained while they spend more time at home due to the coronavirus pandemic.

From online Idea Store materials to educational activities, learning a new skill or hobby, taking a virtual museum or zoo tour, keeping fit or just having pure fun, we've got it all in one place.

More activities and resources >

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