Useful links

Advice Guidance and support

National Careers Service Careers career advice for young people aged 13-19 www.nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

Career Connect career advice and guidance for young people and adults www.careerconnect.org.uk

National Apprenticeship Service part of the Skills Funding Agency, is the government agency that coordinates apprenticeships in England, enabling young people to enter the skilled trades www.apprenticeships.gov.uk

Mapped Out www.gmlpf.net/mappedout GMLPF members directory of training services across city region

Young Persons Advisory Service advice for young people aged 10 – 25  www.ypas.org.uk

Bullying Advice  get advice and support when needed if you are being bullied www.bullying.co.uk

Bully Busters   local based organisation supporting those who are or have been bullied www.bullybusters.org.uk

Addaction providing drug and alcohol addiction and dependency support  www.addaction.org.uk

Talk to Frank friendly confidential drugs advice   www.talktofrank.com

Brook  free confidential sexual health and wellbeing advice for under 25’s www.brook.org.uk

Sexual Health Liverpool  A range of contraceptive health services www.sexualhealthliverpool.co.uk

Michael Causer Foundation runs a number of projects and services for LGBT community www.michaelcauserfoundation.org.uk

Stonewall  is a campaign and lobbying organisation formed to support LGBT community also delivers training across education providers www.stonewall.org.uk

Local Solutions  homelessness support for all ages www.localsolutions.org.uk

MIND provide advice and support to anyone experiencing mental health problems www.mind.org.uk

Merseyside Society for Deaf People support for the deaf to address barriers and inequalities www.msdp.org.uk

Henshaws Society for Blind People  providing expert care, advice and training to anyone affected by sight loss www.henshaws.org.uk

Safeguarding

Mode Director responsible for safeguarding

Debbie Tagoe

debbie@modetraining.co.uk  0151 709 4640 

Designated Safeguarding Lead 

Emma Sinnett

emma@modetraining.co.uk 0151 709 4640

Amanda Clarke

amanda@modetraining.co.uk 0151 709 4640 

NSPCC   working to prevent child abuse and supporting those affected by abuse www.nspcc.org.uk

LCC domestic violence unit confidential help for men and women suffering domestic violence and abuse www.liverpool.gov.uk

Zero Tolerance  working to end violence against women www.zerotolerance.org.uk

Liverpool Safeguarding Children’s Board working in partnership with other organisations to safeguard children across the city
Contact: Yvonne.smith@liverpool.gov.uk LSCB development officer

Social Services: The integrated Children’s Service 0151 233 3029
Careline Children’s Service 0151 233 3700
Careline Adult Services 0151 233 3800
(for all queries about people aged 18 and over)
Deaf or hard of hearing people can use the Minicom 0151 255 2500

The Liverpool Safeguarding Team 0151 737 1999
Contact: Alex Leith /Carolyn Welsh
aleith@nspcc.org.uk
cwelsh@nspcc.org.uk

Merseyside Police 999 101 0151 709 6010

Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre 0870 000 3344
www.ceop.gov.uk

Channel 0151 777 8505
Special.Branch@merseyside.pnn.police.uk
Subject of all emails should be: CHANNEL

Merseyside Police Prevent Engagement Team 0151 777 8311
Darren.F.Taylor@merseyside.police.uk

Liverpool Local Authority Prevent Coordinator 0151 233 7015
Clive.Finch@liverpool.gov.uk

Further information relating to the above can be found on Liverpool SCB website.
http://liverpoolscb.proceduresonline.com/chapters/p_violent_ex.html

Employment

ACAS  independent advice and resolution service to improve workplace relations www.acas.org.uk

Citizens Advice Bureau: free independent confidential and impartial advice to all regarding rights and responsibilities  www.citizensadvice.org.uk

Minimum Wage national minimum wage rates www.gov.uk

Department for work and pensions (DWP)   benefits advice and guidance www.gov.uk

Training

Habia  national standards body for hair and beauty training www.habia.org

Skills CFA national standards body for business and administration training www.skillscfa.org

Creative Skillset  empowers creative industries to develop skills and talent www.creativeskillset.org

24+ Advanced Learning Loans  information on the help with the cost of a course if you are 24 or over www.gov.uk

Equality

Equality and Human Rights Commission  set up to challenge discrimination, and to protect and promote human rights www.equalityhumanrights.com

Health and safety

Health and Safety Executive regulatory body for work place health and safety   www.hse.gov.uk

Travel

Merseytravel executive body responsible for co ordinating travel across Liverpool City Region www.merseytravel.gov.uk

National Rail Enquiry Services  rail timetables and journey planner www.nationalrail.co.uk

Partners

Links to websites of organisations Mode works closely with for delivery of training and services

www.tpmnow.co.uk Training Plus Merseyside prime contractor for delivery of apprenticeships

www.gmlpf.net Greater Merseyside Learning Provider Federation contract holder of Key 2 Apprenticeship study programme

www.liverpool.gov.uk Contract with Liverpool City Council to deliver alternative education programme

 

 

 

 

 

 

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