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Useful resources

Wellbeing in Education

Education Support - the only UK charity dedicated to supporting the mental health and wellbeing of education staff in schools, colleges and universities. Info poster Click Here For Helpline Poster 
 
 
Mentally Healthy Schools provided by Anna Freud
 
SecEd Headteacher Update: Best Practice Guide (2020) Focusing on Staff Wellbeing Post-lockdown and During the Full Return to School 
 
 
 
Mental Health at Work - Resources for schools - Links to a range of different resources
 

Wellbeing & Mental Health for All

Samaritans - In addition to the range of wonderful mental health support provided by this organisation, they have launched a new Self-Help App. 
 
Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families  - their mission is to transform the experience of children, young people and their families with mental health. 
 
Action for Happiness - 10 days of happiness - Free online coaching programme for challenging times.
 
Every Mind Matters website - provided by the NHS and a fab resource  
 
Get your mind plan and find lots of resources here 
 
The Let's Talk Loneliness campaign - tips and advice for those experiencing loneliness
 
MIND -  Everything for Better Mental Health on this website. And in particular... 
FREE: sign up for six weeks of mindful activities from Mind - Easy and enjoyable activities to boost your wellbeing and brighten your day, sent straight to your inbox for free. 
 
Shout - text support service 24/7, just text 85258 for immediate support but also an online resource and information portal. 
 
HLS - Healthy Lifestyles Gloucestershire is a great organisation offering support and guidance for all things about well being. 
 
Mental Health Foundation - promoting good mental health for all and offering great resources for all ages, including a great lock-down resource.
 

Wellbeing & Mental Health for Children & Young People

Childline - "online, on the phone, anytime" ...  wellbeing and mental health support for children and young people and their families. 
 
TIC+ - support for children and young people, aged 9 - 21 years, and their families. Local provision in Gloucestershire. 
 
The Mix - the UK's leading support service for young people, offering essential support for under 25s. 
 
Young Minds - a charity supporting and raising the profile of mental health issues for young people. They offer some great resources and tools for young people, parents and adults working with children and young people. 
 
Kooth - online community offering immediate, anonymous online support for children and young people. 
 
Place2Be - offers student counselling, mental health support and training