Summer self-care toolkits for Primary and Secondary Schools


MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT - information to share with parents

As we look forward to school holidays, we recognise that some children, young people, families may be finding things tough right now. We want you to know where you can go to get some ideas to help with your wellbeing, or get advice, support, or help at this time.


Mental Health & Wellbeing

If your child tells you they are struggling with their mental health or if you suspect this, you should always contact your GP for support and advice.

NHS Mental Health Services


Self-care summer toolkit : Mentally Healthy Schools


Kooth  - Online emotional and mental health support ages 11-18 for a crisis service



116 123



Family support with lockdown and Covid 19 stresses


Barnardos Boloh – Helpline and webchat for 11+ for Black, Asian and Ethnic Minority children and young people

0800 1512605


Shout – for anyone in crisis at anytime

Text 85258


Mood Swings

MoodSwings  36 New Mount St, Manchester M4 4DE. Helpline staffed from 10am to 4pm Monday to Friday - 0161 832 37 36. Online and Skype support - contact them on  or


Anna Freud Centre resources

For adoptive parents, special guardians and foster parents

For parents and carers

Youth Wellbeing Directory – find the right service for your need by location, service name or keyword

Apps with self help strategies reviewed by Anna Freud Centre, including self-harm reduction strategies


Childline – online and on the phone

0800 1111


Report online abuse



PSHE Guidance - Childnet  

Childnet, an excellent resources provider, currently has a PSHE toolkit on their site designed to produce lessons on the topic of peer pressure. For more information please follow the link below:

If you would like to talk to someone about bullying here are some useful sites.....