Guided by our mission, vision, values and approach, we have provided mental health services in schools for almost 30 years.
In the last school year:
- 6,901 pupils were supported through one-to-one counselling
- 33,327 pupils booked their own appointments to speak to our mental health professional
We use a distinctive therapeutic approach to support children and young people early, including working with the whole school community.
Diversity and inclusion
Place2Be is fully committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture.
Our mission and values
We are passionate about improving children's and young people's mental health, guided by our mission, vision and values.
Since Place2Be was founded in 1994, we’ve grown into a national charity. We now offer a range of services in over 500 schools across the UK.
Mental health services in Scotland
Place2Be has worked in Scotland since 2001, creating a Place2Be in schools for children aged four and up. Learn more about what we do to improve the lives of Scottish children and young people.
News & blogs
The impact of Place2Be’s whole-school service on pupils in Salford
One year into the Law Family Salford Research Programme, Area Manager Julia Barker looks at Place2Be's impact in schools.Read more
“My Voice Matters”: a look back at Children’s Mental Health Week 2024
This year, we encouraged children and young people to use their voices and share what matters to them during the Week.Read more
Mental health leaders call for more investment in school-based mental health support
In a joint letter to the Department of Health and Social Care, we're calling for investment in school-based support.Read more