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 alongside Reconnect, Salus are able to offer an Intensive Mentoring Service. 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 and Reconnect Kent that is carried out in Maidstone, Thanet, Dover, Swale and Tonbridge and Malling. YLF delivers its HeadStart and Reconnect Mentoring programmes from a variety of venues across Kent.
1:1 mentoring support, for adolescent boys who have been affected by domestic abuse. Available in Ashford, Canterbury, Dover, Folkestone & Hythe, Swale, Tonbridge & Malling, Thanet and Maidstone