Help and Support Resources

Coronavirus and your Wellbeing 

Support for Young People and their families during Covid 19 is available please click on the link below

Staying at home Covid 19

Advice for young people who have to social distance or self-isolate due

How Parents can Manage Their Teenager’s Mental Health Whilst Maintaining Their Own

ICON-leaflet

Please find information from Mind

https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/coronavirus-and-your-wellbeing/#collapse64102#


Help & Support Manchester

If you need help dealing with the impacts of Coronavirus you can contact the Manchester Community Response Helpline for advice/support with food, shopping, loneliness, homelessness, funds/financial, fuel, medication.

If you are a young person and are looking for Help and Support around Coronavirus visit our page here 

A conversation about ‘Our Future Manchester'

https://hsm.manchester.gov.uk/kb5/manchester/directory/home.page


Children’s Services

– to report a concern about a child or young person

https://www.manchester.gov.uk/info/100010/social_care_and_support/3843/help_for_someone_being_abused_or_neglected

call: 0161 234 5001
email: mcsreply@manchester.gov.uk

 


 

CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably)

The Campaign Against Living Miserably is targeted at young men aged between 15-35 who are at risk of falling prey to suicide. The campaign offers help, information and advice via a phone and web service. Anyone, regardless of age, gender or geographic location can call the line.

Who to Contact

  • Telephone

0800 58 58 58 – Nationwide
0808 802 5858 – London

  • Email

info@thecalmzone.net

  • Website

http://www.thecalmzone.net/

When is it On?

Date & Time Information

5pm – midnight, 365 days a year


Contact the National Domestic Abuse Helpline

Call us, 24-hours a day, for free and in confidence.

0808 2000 247

We understand it can be difficult to pick up the phone. You can now chat to us online, live: Monday – Friday, 3pm – 10pm.


PAPYRUS

PAPYRUS is the national charity dedicated to the prevention of young suicide.

HOPELINEUK is a confidential support and advice service for children and young people under the age of 35 who are experiencing thoughts of suicide, or anyone concerned that a young person could be thinking about suicide.

If you are having thoughts of suicide or are concerned for a young person who might be you can contact HOPELINEUK for confidential support and practical advice.

Call: 0800 068 4141

Text: 07860 039 967

Email: pat@papyrus-uk.org

Every Day 9:00 am to 12:00 am (midnight)


GET URGENT SUPPORT FROM A CRISIS SERVICE

If you need urgent support you can contact any of these services.

Childline

Childline is a free, private and confidential service that you can access online and on the phone. They can provide help and support for people up to their 19th birthday.

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Samaritans

You can access confidential emotional support at any time from Samaritans either by calling 116 123 or emailing jo@samaritans.org

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Shout

24/7 text service, free on all major mobile networks, for anyone in crisis anytime, anywhere. It’s a place to go if you’re struggling to cope and you need immediate help. Text 85258.

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Police

If you or somebody else is in danger, or it feels like a situation might get dangerous and you need support right away, click here to find out how to contact the police.

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NHS Choices

Mental health services are free on the NHS.

To get urgent medical help, use the NHS 111 online service, or call 111 if you’re unable to get help online
For life-threatening emergencies, call 999 for an ambulance

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Report abuse

CEOP help children stay safe online. If anybody acts inappropriately towards you or another child or young person online (such as sexual chat, or being asked to do something that makes you feel uncomfortable); you can report it here.

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ChatHealth for School Nurses

Aged 11-16? Our school nurses are still here to help with all kinds of things in these unsettling times. Just text #ChatHealthNHS to 07507330205  and we’ll reply back. T&Cs: https://chathealth.nhs.uk/important-info/privacy/


Kooth

Kooth is the largest Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing platform for Children and Young Adults living in the UK. Available for around half of all areas across England and Wales, Kooth gives Young People under the age of 20 fast, free and anonymous access to professional counsellors with safe online support 365 days a year.  Please click on the link to access more information about them Kooth.


Healthy Schools Programme have the following guidance for being at home 

Healthy Schools E safety parental tool kit

Healthy Schools Guidance on Online Resources

Healthy Schools Parent and Carer Homeschool Toolkit

Healthy Schools Small Steps - Independent Living Skills


Wellbeing Statement

Well being Statement

We understand that coming to a new school can be difficult please see the PRU Well Being Statement.

Mindspace is a safe space for young people to discuss their mental well being

http://www.wearemindspace.com


Sexual Exploitation

The following leaflet can help and explain Sexual Exploitation 

Sexual Exploitation – Sex, Secrets and Lies (Barnardos)


 

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