Mental Health and Wellbeing Support for Children
If you are worried about the safety or welfare of a child please contact NSPCC on:
Anna Freud Centre
0808 800 5000 or https://www.nspcc.org.uk/
A range of support for grieving children.
Children can access support for a range of issues, as well as online activities and games to support their emotions and wellbeing.
In addition, children can call or have a 1:1 chat about anything, 7 days a week. Call free on 0800 1111.
Coping for Kids
Coping for Kids offers some great tools for children (and their parents) to help with fears around Coronavirus and coping in lockdown.
Parents can refer their child to the Kent School Health team, for emotional wellbeing support via the Children and Young People’s Counselling Service at
Kent Resilience Hub
Supporting 10-16 year olds cope better with the pressures of every day life
Kent Wellbeing Service
Information on local and national services to support wellbeing, and localised hub of information with simple tips and advice during this challenging time
Mental health and wellbeing online platform for young people aged 10 to 16 across the whole of Kent. Young people can chat to a friendly qualified counsellor Monday to Friday between 12 noon and 10pm and Saturday and Sunday between 6pm and 10pm.
Information on child and adolescent mental health.