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HeadStart Kent have been offering a number of services as part of their programme. These services are available in the live HeadStart areas and can be accessed using the following information.
Kooth Online Counselling
Kooth offer online support and counselling for young people to access. It is a free, safe and anonymous online support for young people available Monday to Friday, 12pm till 10pm and over the weekend, 6pm till 10pm. Visit their website to find out if it available in your area.
Through HeadStart Kent, Salus are able to offer an Intensive Mentoring Service to children and young people. The aim of the programme is to improve the emotional health and well-being and build the resilience of children and young people.
YLF deliver a leading mentoring programme with HeadStart Kent that is carried out in Maidstone, Thanet, Dover, and Tonbridge and Malling. YLF delivers its HeadStart Mentoring programmes from a variety of venues across Kent.
Intensive Family support
Through HeadStart Kent, Salus are able to offer a Family Focused Transition service to children and young people in Ashford, Canterbury, Folkestone & Hythe, Maidstone, Dover, Tonbridge & Malling and Thanet.The aim of the programme is to improve the emotional well-being and resilience of children and young people through or following transition.
1:1 mentoring support, for adolescent boys who have been affected by domestic abuse.
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