Mental Wellbeing - Helpful Agencies
Help lines 12PM to 8PM weekdays, 4pm to 8PM weekend and bank holidays.
School staff, or any concerned adult. Tel: 0808 801 677
Young people under 18. Tel:0808 801 0711
Specialist counselling for bereaved children orparents whose child died.
They also offer training for professionals.
Tel: 0116 254 4341
Online counselling, webchats,self-help resources available
For young people ages 11 years-25 years to children and young people from Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland
Monday – Friday 12 NOON – 10PM & Weekends 6PM – 10 pm
Local NHS text messaging service providing confidential advice. 9AM – 5PM Monday to Friday, response with 24 hours
Children and Young people’s Hospice
The East Midlands only hospice for children and young people, Rainbows is a place where life limited children and their families can find care and support.Our incredible team of people help relieve symptoms,improve quality of life,care for children at the end of life and support parent and siblings through their bereavement
National charity providing onlineand telephone support to young people under 25
Young people call 0808 808 4994 ( seven days a wekk 4PM – 11PM)
National charity for children and young people’s mental health
Parents Helpline 0808 802 5544 (Monday – Friday 9.30AM-4PM)
Young people looking for urgent help text YM to 85258
A wide variety of support and help
National Helpline Tel: 0808 808 1677
Information for all individuals affected by bereavement, including staff and military families.
Primary schools should receive a monthly drop-in session with their public health nurse. Secondary schools receive a weekly drop-in
CYP (children and young people)
Resources coordinated by Public Health which aims to support children and young people in Leicester and Leicestershire
WE Well-being is a program that empowers people of all ages with tools and resources to promote their own well-being and the well-being of their community.
Other Referral Routes
Child’s teacher or school staff
Healthcare professional involved in your family care
Families can contact directly and self-refer
Tel: 0300 3000 007