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Mental health support for parents and carers

Mental health support for parents and carers

We work with schools to support children’s mental health.

As part of this, we offer the parents of children in the schools we work in counselling to help support their child or young person’s wellbeing.

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Coronavirus: wellbeing activity ideas for families

With schools closed as a result of coronavirus, some parents and carers may be looking for activities to try at home with their children.

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How we work

Place2Be works in schools to help children and young people explore their emotions and feel better.

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Supporting your child or young person

As a parent or carer, you play a key role in teaching your child or young person how to manage their feelings.

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Getting ready to start primary school

Our expert advice will help young children and their families get ready for this big step together.

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Getting ready to start secondary or high school

Our expert advice will help older children and their families get ready for this big step together.

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News & blogs

Painting of a field covered in fallen leaves, with a rainbow, sun and rainy cloud in the sky above it

Place2Be’s Art Room team launch project in collaboration with WWF

The Growth project provides a supportive space to think about and explore children’s feelings through creativity and nature.

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5 ways to boost your child’s confidence and self-esteem

To mark Anti-Bullying Week, one of our Regional Clinical Leads shares their tips for boosting children’s confidence.

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Place2Be’s Art Room team launch project to mark Black History Month

To mark Black History Month, Place2Be’s Art Room team have developed a new art project titled ‘Who Inspires You?’.

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