Sources of support and information
If you would like further information about supporting your child’s mental health and wellbeing please take a look at the following resources.
We offer a tiered approach to mental health and emotional wellbeing support within our school. Access to targeted and indicated provision is reviewed regularly by the mental health lead. If you wish to speak to someone at school, please contact Thaley Clough via the school office in the first instance.
Information, Advice and Support Manchester firstname.lastname@example.org
Free impartial information, advice and support to parents/cares of children and young people from the age of 0-25, who have special needs and/or disability.
Manchester Early Help Hub South email@example.com
General advice, guidance and information
Manchester City Council HSM.manchester.gov.uk
Online directory of services available in the Manchester area
Youth Wellbeing Directory https://www.youthwellbeing.co.uk/
Listings site that is searchable by location and has details of local services for young people
Gaddum Centre firstname.lastname@example.org
Counselling for children and their families (bereavement)
Winston’s Wish https://www.winstonswish.org/
A child bereavement support service
Childline 0800 1111
Every Mind Matters https://www.nhs.uk/oneyou/every-mind-matters/childrens-mental-health/
Anna Freud Centre https://www.annafreud.org/coronavirus-support/coronavirus/
Mentally Healthy Schools https://www.mentallyhealthyschools.org.uk/
Young Minds www.youngminds.org.uk
Further sources of support for specific mental health issues are listed in the full positive mental health policy which can be found here.