Home Life and Relationships
Studying at college and balancing life at home can be challenging and we are here to help with anything outside of college life that could affect your studies.
Whether you have a strong support system or not, maintaining a balance is not easy. Trying to keep everything afloat can be worrying and stressful, but it is important to remember that you are not alone.
There are people you can talk to at college who may be able to give you some useful tips to maintain the balance.
In the subcategories to your right, we have compiled lists of some organisations who can help with things like housing issues and childcare.
Relationships are an important element to everyone’s lives, whether that is with a partner, family member or friends.
Healthy relationships improve our lives and make us happy. Unhealthy relationships can cause a direct impact on our mental health; therefore, it is important to recognise the signs of an unhealthy relationship and use the resources provided to seek help.
Some signs of abuse are hard to spot and therefore hard to stop! Have a look through the resources provided in this section and get in touch with someone if you need help.
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There are times in our lives where we will may develop unhealthy relationships with others. Help and support in spotting unhealthy relationships and signs of abuse.
According to Action on Addiction, one in three people are addicted to something. This section provides you with help and resources if this is you or someone you know.
Do you feel you can’t return to studying due to the financial burden on your family? Take control of your future and discover the support available to help you achieve your dreams.
There is a lot of help available for those on a reduced income, as can be found in the links of this toolkit.
A healthy relationship should be equal and consist of trust, respect, honesty, equality and communication. Resources on maintaining happy relationships and spotting signs of abuse.
Housing situations can be very different for individuals, and it is important for everyone to live in a safe environment. Support on housing issues.
We are all different and unique and at The College we celebrate diversity and promote equality.