Covid Information

Covid-19 Testing In School – from Monday 18 January

Initially testing will be carried out with vulnerable children and those of critical workers who are still attending school. To carry out testing, the school will first require the consent form to be completed by the parent – further information to be posted soon:

Parent Letter re: Testing
Data Protection re Covid testing FAQs for parents
How the test will be completed – what students should expect
Parent Consent Form
Covid Testing (LFD Tests) – Parent Booklet

Support for Parents and Families 

Bradford MDC has produced a comprehensive handbook with advice to help families cope during the pandemic and includes details of the support available in the district: Covid Support Handbook

Additional Support for Parents and Families 

You can find local help on the Money Advice Service website.

Citizens Advice Bureau: 0844 111 444. To find your local advice centre go to

Housing advice: The Housing Options Service – housing advice: 01274 435999

Samaritans: – call free 24 hours a day on 116 123

If you need support for your mental health, advice and support is available online at My Wellbeing College.

Meal provision for the vulnerable or those in isolation in the Bradford district can be found at Wellsprings Together.

Bevan House: advice and support centre for the homeless and asylum seekers: 01274 322400

National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0800 200 0247

Lone parent support: 0808 802 0925

NHS 111: telephone 111

NSPCC: 01274 769800

PALS: NHS patient advice and liaison service: 01274 364021 for Bradford Royal Infirmary or 01274 365853 for Airedale General Hospital

Relate: relationship and individual counselling:
01274 726096

Bradford Council’s children’s services: 01274 435600

NHS search service: for help with finding a GP, dentist or hospital phone 111

Shelter for free confidential information, support and legal advice on all housing and homelessness issues tel: 0330 0536 083 (calls will be charged) Free Webchat is also available.