Principal - Toby Eastaugh
Principal - Toby Eastaugh

VALE OF YORK ACADEMY IS PART OF

Supporting You

Cost of Living Support

Please see the links below for a range of support available to assist with the Cost of Living crisis.

VOY Food Hamper Project

Here at Vale of York Academy, we run a ‘no questions asked’ food hamper collection, that contains non-perishable groceries. To request a hamper contact Rob Orr via email r.orr@voy.hslt.academy

 

York Foodbank

https://york.foodbank.org.ukPart of the Trussell Trust, York has a number of venues where food banks are operating

 

The Charity of Jane Wright

https://janewright.org.uk – Charity who make grants to individuals in need and fund projects run by other organisations and charities. 

 

Family Action

https://www.family-action.org.uk/what-we-do/children-families/familylineCharity who provide practical, emotional and financial support to those who are experiencing poverty, disadvantage and social isolation across the country.

 

Turn2Us

https://www.turn2us.org.uk/Get-SupportSupporting individuals and families with benefits and bills

 

York Energy Advice

https://yorkenergyadvice.org.ukFree energy advice for York residents struggling to pay bills and keep the heating on

 

National Debt Line

https://www.nationaldebtline.orgA charity that gives free and independent debt advice on the phone and online.

 

York Financial Assistance Scheme

www.york.gov.uk/YFASCouncil led project that provides help to local people in financial difficulties due to exceptional circumstances.

 

YorOK

https://www.yor-ok.org.uk/families/Local%20Offer/financial-support-3.htmDirectory of help that is available for families of children and young people in York, with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities.

 

Community Furniture Store

https://www.communityfurniturestore.co.uk/yorkFurniture reuse store for buying and donating furniture with an outlet in York.

Mental Health Support

Please see the links below for a range of Mental Health support and services.

York Safe Haven

https://www.mhm.org.uk/the-haven-30-clarence-streetOffers out-of-hours mental health support to anyone aged 16 or over in York and Selby.

 

NHS Mental Health Support

https://www.tewv.nhs.uk/servicesMental Health and Learning Disability NHS Trust for County Durham and Darlington, Teesside, North Yorkshire, York and Selby.

 

Samaritans

https://www.samaritans.orgCharity who support people who are struggling to cope

 

SANE

https://www.sane.org.ukUK mental health charity improving quality of life for those affected by mental illness. 

Anxiety UK

https://www.anxietyuk.org.ukCharity who offer a range of support services designed to help control anxiety.

 

Relate

https://www.relate.org.ukCharity whose services include relationship counselling, family counselling, mediation, children’s counselling, young people’s counselling

 

York MIND

https://www.yorkmind.org.ukA leading local provider of services supporting individuals recovering from mental ill-health.

 

Cruse

https://www.cruse.org.ukOrganisation who offer support for bereavement

 

FRANK

https://www.talktofrank.comSupport and information around the use of drugs

Twitter

Thank you so much to everyone involved with @ValeYorkAcademy for this amazing food collection to support our Food Hamper Project. This project supports our families in the community. For more information go to voy.hslt.academy/sup… Have a brilliant Christmas. pic.twitter.com/8dxH…