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Parent Advice

We are collecting all our advice linked to the Corona Virus onto one page for you to easily navigate.


Government Links

Click here for the latest government updates.

Click here for information about school closures.

Click the link below for advice from the NHS

Click the link below if you are pregnant and need information


Local Links

Sheffield City Council have an online newsroom. Click on the link below

Click here to see changes to services provided by Sheffield City Council.

For bereavement advice:


Financial Support


Help with Council Housing rent – If you are struggling to pay your rent please contact Sheffield City Council on 0114 293 0000.
They will be able to help you make a realistic repayment agreement.


  If you need help to pay your Council Tax you may be able to claim Council Tax Support from Sheffield City Council.


Click here for links to Sheffield Food Banks

DfE_FreeSchoolMeals_ParentCarerFAQs (1) Information regarding evouchers

fsm parent letter_Coronavirus Information regarding applying for free school meal vouchers

Please click on the following for information regarding changing to the government voucher system. Letter to parents carers FSM Vouchers v2 (3)

Please click below for ideas on family meals, with the family menu planner.

Family Menu Planner (1)


 The Local Assistance Scheme (LAS) provides Sheffield Independence Grants to support independent living and Sheffield Crisis Grants to help Sheffield residents in crisis situations who aren’t receiving help.


If you cannot work while you are self-isolating because of coronavirus (COVID-19), you could get SSP for every day you’re in isolation. You must self isolate for at least 4 days to be eligible.


Staying Safe and Support for your Health

If you have any concerns about safeguarding during the school closures you can contact the safeguarding team – safeguarding@astreahatfield.org 

Please download our latest safeguarding information for the current school closures here.

This section is for both children and adults.

Online Safety – click on the link below                                    Child Safety – click on the link below                                   Are you a child feeling anxious or worried – click on the link below



Are you concerned about domestic violence? Are you concerned about drug and alcohol abuse – click this link for support and advice.


Click here to get help with supporting your child/children’s mental health- these are great resources from the NSPCC.

Please download the NHS self-care kit here.

Home Learning

We are using Microsoft TEAMs and Seesaw (website and App) as a  home learning tool during any school closure periods.

Please find a link to our Remote Learning Offer here.

Click on the picture below for more information.

Your child will have a home learning code – you will receive this through a message. Keep it safe.

Download our parent guide here

Download the Astrea Primary Home Learning Guide here.

Access the Sheffield City Council home learning website (with updated home learning every week) by clicking here.

Support for children with Special Educational Needs or Disabilities

If you have a child who has Special Education Needs or Disabilities and you’d like some support or advice on how to manage these difficult times, please click on the picture below to access a guide produced by Sheffield City Council.

Support for Refugees and Asylum Seekers

Click the languages to access support in your home language.



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