Children and young people

Place2Be measures the impact on every child we see for one-to-one counselling, demonstrating the difference our services make to children's lives.

During the 2016/17 academic year, Place2Be supported:

  • 5,618 children and young people through over 84,709 one-to-one counselling sessions
  • 1,201 children were seen in group counselling sessions
  • 40,375 children and young people chose to come to one of our 77,369 break-time 'Place2Talk' sessions which are open to all 


Of the children and young people we supported in one-to-one counselling:


Teachers, parents and children alike recognise the benefits of receiving support from Place2Be, which has a positive impact on all areas of a child's life:


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Jacob's story

Jacob's teacher was worried that he was withdrawn in class and suggested he went to see Place2Be