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Social & Emotional Learning

Switch supports children and young people by focussing on developing relationships, self-confidence, self-efficacy, communication skills, positive mind-set and attitude.

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Evidence Based

We understand the importance of research to gain insight into what topics matter most to pupils, families and schools. We have worked with partners such as University of Birmingham, University of Wolverhampton and schools throughout the region to develop our service.

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Building Relationships

Our approach is values-based and needs-led, placing emphasis on the strength and safety of building, repairing and maintaining positive relationships with pupils, schools and families.

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Our News

SMALL BUSINESS HEROES OF THE YEAR
We were delighted to have received a HIGHLY COMMENDED award as the Black Country Chamber of Commerce Small Business Heroes of the Year finalists.
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BARNARDO’S PARTNERSHIP
Switch is delighted to be delivering the See, Hear, Respond programme this summer and autumn in Wolverhampton and South Staffordshire on behalf of Barnardo’s.
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REAL RECOGNISE REAL
“Empowering Young Content Creators”
A new digital media project for young people offering the skills needed to produce positive online content.
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SWITCH MIDLANDS PODCAST
Switch Midlands has launched a new podcast that includes conversations between education and mental health professionals that discuss topics such as self-esteem, anxiety, developing confidence, managing emotions and healthy relationships.
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Our Approach

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Early Intervention

Since September 2020, our staff have worked in 15 schools with almost 100 pupils, helping to support personal development through social and emotional learning.

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The Switch Centre

As part of our support, young people can access our team of staff at The Switch Centre in Wolverhampton, attending part-time as part of our intervention package.

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The Switch Coaches

A Switch Coach will help support pupils and their families with emotional wellbeing, resolving conflict, preventing harm and building resilience.