South Thames College Group has donated pairs of science goggles, plastic aprons and gloves to local NHS Trusts for use as Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) by staff in the dealing with the COVID-19 outbreak. This donation was made as part of the urgent call for colleges and schools across England to help supply this vital equipment.
If you are studying at home during this period, please see below our top tips on making this work for you:
Start the day right - Set an alarm, get up and out of bed at the same time daily. If allowed to, go for a walk and get some fresh air before starting your studies.
Merton College, part of the South Thames Colleges Group currently remains open to provide care for learners whose parents are critical to the Covid-19 response and students with safeguarding, welfare needs and health and care (EHC) plans.
A large part of this provision is based at the Aurora Learning Hub, a specialist non-residential FE Centre for young adults with moderate to severe learning disabilities, located at Merton College.