College Notices: w/c 18th March 2013

by Kim Small.  

Health and Wellbeing Fair

  • Thursday 21st March
  • 12-2pm – Refectory
  • Exciting events in the Ref to help you get, and keep, healthy and well……Try out…...
  • Indian head Massage – relax and feel calm
  • Drumming for health – self expression through improvised sounds
  • Chlamydia Screening – pee in a pot for pants!
  • Mental health - check out some myths and find out how to support friends
  • Local GP surgeries – find out what confidential services are available to you
  • Drug misuse – advice on keeping safe and where to go for help
  • Plus – information on common health conditions, eczema, asthma etc.

Parents Evening

  • Mid-year reviews are set for Tuesday 26th March and Thursday 18th April.
  • The Parents’ Evening On-line Booking system is now open.
  • Your parent or guardian must firstly log in to Insight, here they will find a link to the Parents‘ Evening booking system.

Volunteers to help out with Summer Scheme at Fitzroy

  • The Scheme will run for three weeks, from 5th - 22nd August (Mon to Thurs) at the ‘On Track’ Day & Community Service in Petersfield. You will help provide a range of activities and outings for young people aged 18–25 who have learning disabilities.
  • This is a great opportunity and places are limited. If you’re interested in helping please contact
  • Helen Freeston, Volunteer Coordinator – helen.freeston@cfeh.org.uk or pop in to the Student Hub, Tuesday’s 10.30am – 2pm.

Extended Project – For First years

  • If you have any queries regarding the EPQ (Extended Project Qualification), please direct them to Alison Macmillan

PLD Core – For First Years

  • w/c 18th and 25th March
  • Revision plan or coursework completion plan
  • University/Career research continued

GSA

  • Gay- Straight Alliance
  • Every Friday - Room 67 - 12.40 – 1.30
  • Find support
  • Be Support
  • Be Yourself
  • You don’t have to be gay to come along – you DO have to be anti homophobia and discrimination!
  • gsa@altoncollege.ac.uk

Sexual Health Clinic

  • Free & confidential service
  • Contraception including the Pill, Patch, Injection, Emergency Contraception, Pregnancy testing, Chlamydia Screening and Condoms
  • Also advice on Coil and Implant and any other issues
  • Every Friday from 12.15pm to 2.00pm
  • Rooms 504 – 505 in the Student Hub – please use the Austen end entrance (orange door).