School Public Health support for young people

School Public Health provides the following emotional and wellbeing support for students:

  • Chat Health is an anonymous and confidential texting system for 11 to 19 year olds. Young people can text 07520618850 for advice and support on any health issue, including physical or emotional health concerns, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.
  • Children and Young People’s Counselling Service: up to six counselling sessions for young people aged 11 to 19. These sessions can help a young person gain understanding and develop strategies to help them feel better. Support is offered for stress, anxiety, low mood, behavioural issues, self-harm and anger.