Pupil and Parent Wellbeing

Wellbeing Resources

Wellbeing Resources

There are a number of useful resources online that we would encourage pupils and parents/carers to use to help wellbeing during COVID-19. We have listed some of these below.

Children, Young People and Coronavirus (resources collated by Mentally Healthy Schools):

UK Government - Guidance for parents and carers on supporting children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

Supporting parents and carers video - the Anna Freud Centre

Self-care strategies - the Anna Freud Centre

Helpful information to answer children questions about coronavirus - Place2Be

Talking to your child about the Coronavirus - YoungMinds

Coronavirus and your wellbeing - Mind

Worries about the world - Childine advice page

Calm zone - Childine

Understanding anxiety illustration - Priory Group

Coronavirus comic strip - NPR

Tips for if you're worried about the coronavirus - Newsround video

How to cope when you can’t go to school because of the coronavirus - Newsround video

Here you will find a useful resource for all from The Mental Health Foundation.

Helplines

SHOUT - text ‘Shout’ to 85258 for 24/7 crisis text support

Childline - under 19s can call 0800 1111 for free, confidential support

We also realise the young people will be spending a lot more time online. Here are some useful resources for staying safe online:

UK Safer Internet Centre

The Children’s Society – Staying safe online during COVID-19

Please remember, if you have any queries or concerns our pastoral team are on-hand to help. Please do get in touch if you need to.