Please note that although we are very happy to pass on information these are not Townsend sponsored or organised events.
Here are some places you can get in touch with for help:
The Sandbox (https://sandbox.mindler.co.uk/) The Sandbox is an online NHS-funded service to support children and young people in South Staffordshire and Hertfordshire with their mental health and well-being.
Kooth.com (https://www.kooth.com/) provides free, online support Mon – Fri 12pm – 10pm
and Sat & Sunday 6pm – 10pm, 365 days a year.
Shout provides free confidential support via text 24/7, just text SHOUT to 85258. https://giveusashout.org/
Childline provides free 24hr counselling service call 0800 1111 or go to https://www.childline.org.uk/get-support/1-2-1-counsellor-chat/
For Me App: https://www.childline.org.uk/toolbox/for-me/ A free app from Childline. It offers counselling, group message boards, and advice.
MeeTwo App: https://www.meetwo.co.uk/ A safe forum for teens including advice from experts on any topic that is difficult to talk about and built in signposting.
Next week is Youth Mental Health Day on 19th September. The theme this year is #BeBrave. Students will be learning more about it in their Personal Development session in form time. If you would like more information then please have a look at their website: