New Bewerley Community School

Family Support

At New Bewerley Community School we aim to provide support for all of our families. We recognise that families sometimes need additional information due to difficulties they may be facing. 

Mrs Shea is our Family Support Worker and Mrs Barnes leads our Inclusion Team. If you would like to speak further please contact the school to make an appointment. 

The information below provides links to outside agencies that you can contact direct. 


Housing support

The following agencies can help with housing issues including banding, rent and assigning caseworkers.

 Engage Leeds

Leeds housing options 0113 222 4412


Dewsbury Road Community Hub also have advisors relating to housing  Dewsbury Road Community Hub

Dewsbury Road Community Hub
190 Dewsbury Road
LS11 6PF


Leeds Domestic Violence Service


The Leeds Domestic Violence Service supports anyone in Leeds who is affected by domestic violence and abuse. 

The 24 hour Leeds Domestic Violence Service helpline: 0113 246 0401 

Click on the image below to take you to their website.


Food Bank Vouchers


Please ask for Mrs Barnes, Miss Seavers and Mrs Shea in school to help with vouchers. These are available for anyone who is struggling to feed their family due to debt, low income, benefit issues etc. 

Please make an appointment at the school office with one of the members of staff above and we will meet to discuss your needs.  This is available to anyone in school.


Hamara Centre

The Hamara Centre provides food for the community – contact them and they will advise on when you are able to collect food from them.

Hamara Centre

Tempest Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS11 6RD

0113 277 3330



Step Change

Step Change provide expert debt advice and financial guidance for anyone struggling with debt issues.  They will give unlimited support whilst you are struggling financially.

Step Change Debt Charity

  • 0800 138 1111
    Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm and Saturday 8am to 4pm



Forward Leeds 

Forward Leeds can help with issues relating to drug and alcohol addiction. This is for addicts and members of their family who are affected by such issues.

Forward Leeds


St Anne’s Community Services

0113 2435151

Operate a leading Residential Alcohol Rehab and Detox Service, Harm Reduction Crisis Service.

St Anne's Care Services - Substance Misuse and Harm Reduction



Bed Referrals 

If you are in need of a bed/mattress for your child/children please contact Mrs Barnes or Miss Seavers via the school office number (01138 878 718) and we can make a referral for a bed for you.



For many parents and carers, finding time for yourself can be a challenge as you juggle family and relationships with your home and work life. 

Anna Freud National Centre for Families and Children