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Relationship, Health and Sex Advice

Brackenfield SEND School is working towards attaining the BERT award.

For more information on this please click the link below to see the information leaflet.

BERT Award Leaflet

The BERT award is about supporting everyone in the school community to build effective relationships. 

Please remember if you are worried about anything or need any advice or support with puberty changes or behaviours such as masturbation or grinding please email earlyhelp@brackenfield.derbyshire.sch.uk. Early help are able to provide support such as social stories, packs and sign post you to further advice if needed. 

Advice and Guidance for parents:

It is important our families can access the right support and advice when it comes to relationships, puberty and sex education. Please see below a list of useful websites:

https://www.lifeconnections.ie/post/5-dos-and-donts-of-conversations-with-your-children-resources

https://www.bigtalkeducation.co.uk/parents/

https://www.childrenscommissioner.gov.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/cco_talking_to_your_child_about_online_sexual_harassment_a-guide_for_parents_dec_2021.pdf

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/keeping-children-safe/support-for-parents/pants-underwear-rule/

https://amaze.org/having-the-talks/

https://amaze.org/age-guide/

https://amaze.org/jr/

https://amaze.org/video/amazejr-where-do-babies-come-from/#parents

https://amaze.org/video/amazejr-how-are-babies-made/

https://amaze.org/video/amazejr-how-do-you-talk-to-young-kids-about-sex/

https://www.bigtalkeducation.co.uk/parents/

https://www.autism.org.uk/advice-and-guidance/topics/family-life-and-relationships/sex-education/parents-and-carers

https://www.downs-syndrome.org.uk/about-downs-syndrome/lifes-journey/relationships-and-sex-education/

Consent Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AArIv-tvxWE&t=6s 

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/ask-the-awkward

https://www.brook.org.uk/resources/

https://www.fpa.org.uk/for-parents/

Why using the correct words are important.: https://www.theheadteacher.com/attainment-and-assessment/teaching-practice/it-says-pelvis-mummy?fbclid=IwAR2obKNE9gpsGbjEIovL_lZYhX7txfJBnyB2dBjH3AHPe4VISbaItDG9d0k