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Wellbeing

Wellbeing

This page gives links to useful resources to support the wellbeing of children and families.

Children talk about mental health

Parents’ resources

https://parentingsmart.place2be.org.uk/

Coronavirus resources

This is a book suitable for children and explains what school will be like.

Sleep

Yoga for sleep – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LI9upn4t9n8

Meditation – www.headspace.com

Calm breathing – www.headspace.com and  www.calm.com (Their apps and YouTube accounts have many calm breathing exercises and meditations to follow. Calm also has a range of sleep stories to listen to help calm and soothe.)

Calm breathe bubble

Smiling mind app

Mindfulness for kids: Cosmic Kids Zen Den

Wellbeing

Useful contact numbers

What to do if you need urgent mental health help:

Call 0300 303 3972 to speak to dedicated local NHS staff who will support you to get the help you need. Open 24 hours/day, 7 days/week for adults and children.

CAMHS out of hours crisis line (5-9pm) for advice 01244 397644. 

Bereavement

Websites for Children and Young People

  • Childline: ‘Calm zone’ with activities and online games.
  • Kooth: Online Counselling platform for children and young people
  • Hope Again: The youth website of Cruse Bereavement Care.