Place2Be's work has been transforming lives for over 25 years.
Read the stories of children, young people, counsellors and school staff across the UK.
Mohammed experienced anxiety and struggled to leave his house. Seeing a counsellor helped to build his confidence.
Five-year-old Poppy lived away from her parents and wasn’t sleeping well. Counselling helped her to cope with her situation.
Eight-year-old Charlotte struggled to make friends in her new school. Seeing a counsellor helped to bring back her confidence.
After Joe’s parents separated, he felt unsettled at home. Counselling helped him adapt to change.
After being evicted, counselling helped eight-year-old Sofia to feel supported and cope with the changes in her life.
Eight-year-old Matthew witnessed his mum change due to alcohol. Counselling helped him to feel safe and listened to.
Amy talks about the important role of play in helping to understand what's happening in a child's world.
During her placement, Cecilia saw the life-changing impact of working therapeutically with children.
Susanne talks about her journey towards becoming a counsellor, and the invaluable support she received.
School Staff Stories
Specialist support has benefited our staff and pupils - and families now engage with the service too.
Over the past 10 years, Place2Be has helped support the complex needs of the children in our school.
For 10 years, Place2Be has been making a huge difference to our school community.
News & blogs
Award a virtual Kindness Cup for Mental Health Awareness Week
We've launched our new virtual kindness cups to celebrate the acts of kindness taking place across our school communities.READ MORE
Coronavirus: supporting children who may be especially vulnerable
Place2Be's Principal Educational Psychologists share some ways to support children who are especially vulnerable.READ MORE
Coronavirus: updates from Place2Be
Tips, advice, and updates on how to access our services.READ MORE