Alpington & Bergh Apton C of E VA Primary School

Parent Support Adviser

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Information for parents and carers

Our Parent Support Advisor, Monika Firago, works in school on Fridays.  She offers a range of advice and support and can be contacted by email on  We are running a series of drop in sessions this term where children can do activities with their parent, have a drink and a cake and a chance to chat to Monika in person.

Friday Coffee Mornings 

All Mums, Dads, Grandparents, Carers, Aunties, Uncles are all welcome to come for a Friday Coffee Morning in the school hall.

We will be hosting Friday Coffee Mornings once a month.

Coffee Mornings will include ways to really help support your child’s learning at school, parenting advice and support and information about a wide range of things from safety to spelling and maths to mindfulness, Lego activities and more!

The children will be joining you and there will be activities to do together.

Why not come in for a coffee morning and…

  • Connect with your child
  • Meet other parents
  • Chat to your friends
  • Celebrate that it is Friday
  • Have a cake
  • Learn something new
  • Feel involved and up to date
  • Feel great!

Friday mornings will be always fun and very informal.

There will be time to spend with your child, ask questions, share experiences and find out what is happening in the school.

Friday Coffee Morning dates:

11th November Year 4 10:30-11:30 “Lego Team building activity”

9th December Any Year Group 10:30-11:30 “Christmas art and crafts”


Monika Firago and Rosie Welch

Websites offering support to parents:- (Child and Young People’s Health Services) (Child and Adolescent Mental Health) (Parenting Advice and Support) (Support for anyone experiencing domestic abuse)
*National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247
The above two organisations offer advice regarding adhd and autism, whether or not there is a formal diagnosis.

The South Norfolk Early Help Hub provides advice and support on a wide range of issues including housing, benefits and managing debt (01508 533933).