My name is Leigh Cole and I am the Manager of the HABS Family Support Team based within Wormley Primary School in Broxbourne.
The HABS Family Support Team is one of 19 Local Schools Partnerships that provide high quality services for children, young people and their families in Wormley, Broxbourne and Hoddesdon.
We are a local organisation that works with school aged children to address social, emotional and health issues that are barriers to learning; we play a significant role in the lives of many young people and their families.
We are employed by Hertfordshire County Council the local schools to provide support for children and families at risk of breakdown, offer practical and emotional support, helping with a range of issues including bereavement, separation, bullying, domestic violence, drug or alcohol use, additional educational needs, housing, debt and challenging behaviour.
The HABS Family Support Team currently supports the following educational settings;
We also work closely with our under 5 teams within the following children centres: