Mental Health and Wellbeing
If your child or young person is in mental crisis, you should seek immediate advice and support.
Call 999 is someone's life is at risk or if you feel that you can not keep someone safe.
NHS -Call 111- option 2 for mental health services.
Hertfordshire Single Point of Access (SPA) - Call 0800 6444 101
24/7 mental health support.
SHOUT -Text 85258
Samaritans - Call 116 123
24 hours a day everyday.
HopelineUK- Call 0800 068 4141 Text 07860 039967
For anyone concerned that a young person could be thinking about suicide.
Useful websites regarding children's mental health and wellbeing
Launching In Herts on the 1st April 2023 - NHS funded site with information and resources to support children and young people with their mental health and wellbeing.
An early intervention service for common emotional and mental heath difficulties including school avoidance.
Services working with children and young people who have difficulties with their mental health or wellbeing.
Emotional wellbeing information and resources to help children and young people in Hertfordshire.
Service for supporting children and young people with their mental health needs and wellbeing.
Advice and guidance for parents and carers to help them in supporting a child experiencing poor mental health.
Advice and resources for parents and carers to help support their child's wellbeing.
Charity dedicated to the prevention of suicide and promotion of positive mental health in young people.
Practical advice and tips on supporting your child with their wellbeing and mental health.
Useful websites for help and advice on your mental health and wellbeing as an adult
Supportive and reliable information for when you are experiencing a mental health problem.
Resources for all ages if you're struggling with stress or anxiety.
Text SHOUT 85258 for free confidential text support.
Mental health support for Hertfordshire residents.