Keeping Cool in Hot Weather

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Listen to your body during periods of hot weather. If you or a loved one have the following symptoms:   ⚠️ Dizzy   ⚠️ Weak   ⚠️ Anxious   ⚠️ A feeling of intense thirst   ⚠️ Painful muscle spasms   Move immediately to a cool place and drink plenty of cool drinks 🧃   🚨 If symptoms persist, seek … Read More

Staying Safe Near Open Water

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(Click to enlarge posters)   It is important that we know how to stay safe near open water, as there are often lots of hidden dangers.   Watch a short video about staying safe near water here!   Click here to visit Canal and River Trust Water Safety Challenges Click here to read more about Summer Water Safety on the … Read More

Discovery College Wakefield

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                                              Do you, or someone you know, want to get involved? Get in touch on 01924 316946 or at wakefielddiscoverycollege@swyt.nhs.uk.   Click here to view or save the PDF poster

Get involved in the Big Conversation Wakefield

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  “We want to make the Wakefield District an even better place to live, work and grow. We’re doing that by having a Big Conversation, so we can listen to everyone and work together. The Big Conversation is about all of us being a part of shaping the future of Wakefield. Our trained Conversationalists will have positive conversations with people … Read More

June is Pride Month!

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  “This year marks the 50th anniversary of the first Pride march in the UK – a day when hundreds of LGBTQ+ people and their allies arrived in London to protest a society where we were not safe to be ourselves. These brave protesters marched to Trafalgar Square despite fearing for their own safety. But they knew it was important that … Read More

Exam Stress

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The stress of exams can be overwhelming and can affect our mental and emotional wellbeing.       We’ve put together some links with top tips and advice on navigating exam stress. Exam Stress | How To Deal with Exam Stress | YoungMinds Exams: how to deal with exam stress – BBC Bitesize Exam Stress | What To Do When … Read More

Make some art for Learning Disability Week!

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    Do you or someone you know have a learning disability?   Help us showcase what living with this is like through ART. We’ll then showcase it in an online exhibition during #LearningDisabilityWeek . Find out more and submit at 👉 www.wakefield.gov.uk/LDWeek2022