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Health and Wellbeing at Fareham College. ‘An alternative approach’. The aims of this session. To explain the benefits of having a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator in the College The benefits of having a Canine Partner for our students

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health and wellbeing at fareham college

Health and Wellbeing at FarehamCollege

‘An alternative approach’

the aims of this session

The aims of this session

To explain the benefits of having a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator in the College

The benefits of having a Canine Partner for our students

To explain some of the potential barriers or issues that need to be taken into account when introducing a HWB Coordinator and Canine Partner

The impact of promoting Health and Wellbeing on our students and prospective students.

The impact of the Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Lola the Canine Partner on our staff

Our future plans.

about fareham college

About Fareham College

Mel Brimecome RGN

Lola (Canine Partner)

Dr Catherine Richards

about fareham college1

About FarehamCollege

A 14-19 Community College

2100 full-time students

2000 part-time students

325 expert staff

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Our students study from

Foundation Learning to Level 7

  • Sixth Form Centre Fareham
  • Digital Technologies
  • Media Studies
  • Visual & Performing Arts
  • Sport, Travel & Uniformed Services
  • Hospitality & Catering
  • Hairdressing
  • Beauty and Holistic Therapies
  • Engineering and Construction
  • Motor Vehicle/Motor Cycle Studies
  • Business Studies
  • Health, Childcare and Early Years
  • Apprenticeships
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Health and Wellbeing at Fareham

  • Health and Wellbeing Coordinator
  • My role
  • Mel Brimecome
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Health and Wellbeing at Fareham

  • The only College in the UK that uses a Canine Partner to support students.
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Health and Wellbeing at Fareham

  • What are the benefits of having a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator in an FE College?
  • What are the benefits of having a Canine Partner in an FE College?
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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for students

  • (1) Sexual Health Services for students
  • Access to sexual health services every day
  • Access to a Tier 3 Clinic once a week in college
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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for students

  • (2) Medical Data online
  • Use of ‘Dash’
  • Use of notes
  • Use of medical data for risk assessments and trips
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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for students

  • (3) Contact and support for parents
  • Link to attendance/medical/
  • personal support
  • Helping students who otherwise would have found it difficult to access college
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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for students

  • (4) Supporting students in tutorials on topics such as sexual health
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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for students

(5) Life changing support

  • Case Study
  • Jake
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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for students

(6) Life changing support

  • Case Study
  • Erika
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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for the whole college (1)

‘Support for personal, health and medical issues is outstanding’

‘Support for learners’ personal and welfare needs is outstanding’

‘The college has appointed a qualified nurse as a well-being coordinator. She has used effectively her dog Lola, who is trained as a canine partner, to calm learners with Asperger’s syndrome, attention deficit hyperactive disorder and mental health problems.’

May

2011

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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for the whole college (2)

‘The Student Services’ dog – Lola – also helps to make students aware of the support available.’

Area of Strength

January 2012

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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for the whole college (3)

20% increase in success rates for students in the past 3 years

Higher levels of student satisfaction (Student Survey)

Increase in access by students to Student Support

Greater awareness/data for funding/governors/SMT related to medical issues

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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for the whole college (4)

College Nurse Network membership to share good practice

Working with other partners eg Prison Service

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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for the whole college (5)

Growing reputation for outstanding Student Support

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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for the whole college (6)

Growing reputation for outstanding Student Support

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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for the whole college (7)

AOC Beacon Award 2011

Leg Clinic

Fully Functioning NHS Leg Care Centre operating

on-site for the local community.

Health Studies Apprenticeships with the NHS

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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for the whole college (8)

National Publicity

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Benefits of a Health and Wellbeing Coordinator and Canine Partner for the whole college (9)

National Publicity

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Health and Wellbeing at Fareham

  • What are the issues that colleges face when introducing a HWB Coordinator and Canine Partner in to their college?
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Health and Wellbeing at Fareham

Possible Issues to consider

RGN status for the Health and Wellbeing Coordinator

Training, insurance, medical checks and permission for a working dog in Fareham College

Balance between student and staff support

Reactions of people to dogs

Space/time for Lola’s needs

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Health and Wellbeing at Fareham

  • About Lola
  • What she can do and why she is working at the College.
  • Her impact on staff as well as students
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Health and Wellbeing at Fareham

  • Our future plans
  • Q & A

Contact details

Linked in : Dr Catherine Richards

Email; catherine.richards@fareham.ac.uk

Email: melanie.brimecome@fareham.ac.uk