Children's Mental Health Week 2022

Thoughts and Feelings

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The Starting Well Service are proud to be supporting Children's Mental Health Week 2022. This years theme is 'Growing Together'.

As a 0-19 Service we support the wellbeing of children, young people and their families; ensuring that children get the best start in life and are safe, happy, healthy, resilient and reaching their potential.

During Children's Mental Health Week there are a number of celebrations taking place across the Service.

On this page you will discover useful resources to support you and your family, helping you 'Grow Together'.

Read more about Children's Mental Health Week at:

Place3Be's Children's Mental Health Week

 

Children 0-5 

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Anna Freud Common Difficulties in the Yearly Years

 

Useful leaflets:

Happy BabyPromoting Good InfantBonding With Your Baby

 

Children and Young People 5-19

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Leaflets for Young People - Starting Well

High School Drop-in

Young Minds Website

MyMind Website

Childline Website

KOOTH Website

Shout Website (text SHOUT to 85258)

 

 

Parents and Carers

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CWP Crisis Line
Please call 0800 145 6485
Our dedicated local staff will support you to access the help you need. The phone line is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and is open to people of all ages – including children and young people.

CWP Crisis Line

 

ICON - Infant Crying

I – Infant crying is normal

C –Comforting methods can help

O – It’s OK to walk away

N – Never, ever shake a baby

Speak to someone if you need support such as your family, friends, Midwife, GP or Health Visitor.

ICON Website

ICON - Starting Well

 

Anna Freud Website

Anna Freud produced a series of expert podcasts to help parents understand and manage child and family mental health problems. To listen please visit their Podcast Section.

Anna Freud Self-care for Parents and Carers