Mental Health and Well-Being
As part of a large mental health campaign nationally, please spend some time viewing the new NHS Every Mind Matters website. The website has resources which may be useful to both children and adults. Click here to go direct to the NHS Every Mind Matters website
The UK Trauma Council has created videos and guides sharing practical, evidence-based advice to help parents, carers and other key adults to support children and young people’s during the pandemic. The three videos can be found at the link below:
Supporting Children, Young People and Families emotional wellbeing and mental health on their return to education
- The Essex Wellbeing Service will be providing navigators to help you find the right support for pupil’s and their families emotional wellbeing and mental health needs on the return to education. This is an early intervention offer to provide additional support to education settings on top of what you will already be offering. The Essex Wellbeing Service has developed a navigator service to both signpost and provide a triage service depending on the needs of your pupils and their families.
- To access the Essex Wellbeing Service navigators, phone this number: 0300 303 9988
- This is accessible from the 8th March 2021.
- Families can use this directly, or request support from school/setting staff.