Organised by Beat, Eating Disorder Awareness Week (27th February – 5th March 2017) aims to raise awareness of how serious these types of mental illnesses are and how early intervention and support, from both medical professionals and family and friends, can be vital to recovery.

Helping schools to identify and support students who are experiencing mental health issues is school IT asset management solution, NetSupport DNA. With its built-in safeguarding module containing features such as keyword monitoring, schools gain an insight into what students are typing, copying or searching for online, whilst tracking application use for context. Alerts can also be triggered for terms deemed by the school as being of high severity, meaning staff can take action swiftly.