Online resources for young people and parents


Resources and help for young people and parents during the Coronavirus Epidemic


Young minds

https://www.youngminds, - has useful information about how or explain corona virus to children . There’s a parents survival guide including Top Tips and information about looking after yours and your child’s mental health whilst self-isolating.
Parents can email
Parents help line 08088025544


Kooth - online support service for young people aged 10-24



Childline is a counselling service for children and young people up to their 19th birthday in the United Kingdom provided by the NSPCC.08001111.


Safespeak - counselling services for children run by relate

Phone number 01332349177


Family Lives - help line 0808800222- can provide local support regarding all aspects of parenting including mental health support



child and adolescent mental health services - camhs

Wealth of resources to help deal with children and teens mental health. “On my mind” website aiming to empower children and young adults to make informed choices about their mental health support.


Gingerbread - support for single parents.


Bereavement or


Distraction and home-schooling 

some ideas



Teen Mental Health – A Guide for Parents
Teen mental health a guide for parents