CHILD AND FAMILY SUPPORT WORKER 

Catherine Lomax is the Child and Family Support Worker at Millwood. She is here to support you and your family with any issues around your child. Catherine works with teachers and colleagues to provide a service to support children and their families to overcome barriers to learning, to raise their aspirations and achieve their full potential. These barriers could be internal or external to the school.  She also supports school in its’ safeguarding procedures and in supporting children’s attendance. Catherine will support parents by organising and attending meetings and liaise with other professionals outside of school.

Specific interventions

  • Supporting and signposting for parents and families to other services within Bury
  • Providing information and help accessing personal budgets
  • Organising parent/carer workshops
  • Supporting families with transitions in to and out of school.