Advice on discussing coronavirus with children...
Parents Helpline Enquiries, from Young Minds, offers advice about mental health in children and young people up to the age of 25. You can call the helpline on 0808 802 5544.
Childline offers a confidential telephone counselling service, so your child can speak to someone anonymously. They can:
- call 0800 1111 any time, free of charge
- have an online chat with a counsellor
- check out the Childline message boards
Shout provides free, confidential support with trained crisis volunteers via text for anyone, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Text SHOUT to 85258 in the UK, or visit Crisis Text Line for more information.
The Mix offers a free, confidential telephone helpline and online service for young people. They can: