Improving pupil attendance for over 14 years
Recommended by schools across the South East
Improving pupil attendance for over 14 years
British Standards Institute Accreditation
Highly recommended by Headteachers
Highly recommended by Headteachers

WELCOME TO WPA Education Welfare Services

We help children attend school on time, every day, to fulfil their potential.

WPA works with schools, academies, free schools and pupil referral units across London and SE England, offering a specialist range of services to help you improve attendance and safeguarding.
Established in 2007, WPA is a leading provider of education welfare services in the UK and the only one to be accredited by the British Standards Institute.
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"Attendance has risen and our persistent absence has dropped!"
Kensington Avenue Primary School
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Areas Covered

Working in partnership with over 150 schools throughout South East England.
  • Schools Supported 160 Schools Supported
  • Years of Experience 15 Years of Experience
  • 96% Success Rate 96% Success Rate
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Areas Covered
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Jun 28th 2022
Warnings of mental health crisis among ‘Covid generation’ of students https://t.co/kr6fvW99eu https://t.co/aNOHJefGM5
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Jun 22nd 2022
Middlesbrough selected as first area for pilot scheme targeting poor school attendance https://t.co/35sXqADxjk https://t.co/UOLVfQPq9p
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Jun 14th 2022
Boost in activities and food pledged to support children https://t.co/kM3VjVLBjF https://t.co/uaajhT90xS
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May 09th 2022
PM cracks down on school truancy in England and plans to give all children the ‘opportunity to thrive’ https://t.co/NM07ZRz1ih https://t.co/knMNfx4dDG
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Mar 02nd 2022
'Special educational needs families are falling through the cracks' https://t.co/6LrhyujHZ9 https://t.co/ujINoGXdyl
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Jan 06th 2022
Return to school: 4 key points from Zahawi's statement https://t.co/MCVMbauYwD https://t.co/Qo6W2ITKCr
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Nov 04th 2021
Around 248,000 pupils off school due to Covid in week before half-term https://t.co/Uf5Bsd6Dqd https://t.co/iY2sbeuaML
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Oct 13th 2021
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Sep 21st 2021
Call for ‘new deal’ for England’s children as poll shows mental health concerns https://t.co/72OC1lAim4 https://t.co/nrqgTeDWq2
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Sep 21st 2021
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Aug 02nd 2021
Record 1.13 million children in England absent for Covid-19 related reasons https://t.co/ljKs21NZon https://t.co/SeLGyUHjJg
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Jul 20th 2021
More than 1m school pupils in England absent last week due to Covid https://t.co/yalTxeJEqJ https://t.co/H6rA46dOpk
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Jul 13th 2021
How to get ‘written off’ pupils learning again https://t.co/6UViCNWvhg https://t.co/BRJA2JfgEx
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Jun 24th 2021
Impact of the Covid pandemic on children’s wellbeing is still not known, says former education recovery tsar https://t.co/gPNSjSVXxN https://t.co/pO7nhm3a64
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Jun 17th 2021
Care services too focused on investigating families in crisis, says review https://t.co/FGEz8Achg6 https://t.co/JgDDGT4uLq
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Schools Currently Supported

Schools Currently Supported

Years of Experience

Years of Experience

Success Rate
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Children Supported (so far)

Children Supported (so far)

Our Services

Education Welfare Officers

Education Welfare Officers

Our experienced education welfare officers can work alongside your staff and families to remove barriers to attendance.

Clinical Services

Clinical Services

For some pupils, this may include access to specialist clinical services to improve their mental health and wellbeing.

Attendance Audits and Evaluations

Attendance Audits and Evaluations

An audit by our specialist staff is an ideal place to start if you are looking to improve attendance.

Attendance Training

Attendance Training

Giving your staff the skills and confidence they need to boost and sustain high attendance.

Early Intervention Family Workers

Early Intervention Family Workers

We offer one-to-one casework and family support to address safeguarding concerns and help children attend school regularly.

Attendance Rewards Schemes

Attendance Rewards Schemes

Helping you find the right attendance reward scheme for your school.

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