At Whitefriars Catholic School children's wellbeing is supported by a Counsellor, Chaplain and social work students from Flinders University completing their educational field studies.
In addition Whitefriars Catholic School adopts the Be You framework offered by Beyond Blue.
Be You is a new national mental health initiative in Australian schools. It is a framework that helps us take care of children's mental health needs by:
Be You was developed by mental health professionals and education and childcare staff in response to the high rates of school-age children with mental health difficulties and the problems they face getting help. It is is a partnership between education and health sectors and is funded by the Australian Government and Beyond Blue.