About us

About us

Place2Be is a children’s mental health charity that provides counselling and mental health support and training in UK schools. Our tried and tested model is backed by research.

We believe that children should not have to face mental health problems alone.

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Our work

For over 25 years we have provided mental health services in schools, guided by our mission, vision, values and approach.

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Our team

Meet the dedicated people who help us make a real difference to children and young people’s mental health.

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Impact and evidence

Our work transforms lives - find out how in our stories, research and annual review.

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Meet Joe

Seven-year-old Joe was struggling in school after his parents separated and he didn’t see his dad anymore. Seeing a counsellor helped him adapt to change and talk openly about how he was feeling.

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News and Blogs

Keep up with the latest news from Place2Be and hear from our expert teams and partners.

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