Mental health & wellbeing resources for children & young people

This site includes a number of sections aimed at children, young people, or those supporting them. The text in the dropdown headings below explains where on the site you can find this information.

Links to free mental health resources

Support services for children and young people

Signposting or referring a child or young person into services


Local resources to promote support for children and young people

You can download resources to promote mental wellbeing and local services, from the drop down headings below. Some of the services and promotional resources, are designed especially for children and young people. 

ChatHealth Warrington Local Service 87X20

Happy? OK? Sad?  Localresource

In Your Corner – local mental health resources for young people Localresource

Kooth Local Service 87X20

Let’s Keep Talking - campaign posters Localresource

Make Time and the Five Ways to Wellbeing Localresource

REACH, crisis text support: social media tiles Localresource

Suggested wording for social media posts Localresource


National resources

Better Health, Every Mind Matters resources

COVID-19 and mental wellbeing

National In Your Corner materials for schools


Free mental health e-learning

A number of local and national organisations offer free e-learning sessions on mental health and suicide prevention. Some organisations (such as CAMHS and MindEd) focus specifically on children and young people's mental health and wellbeing. Other organisations, such as Future Learn, the Open University and Living Life to the Full, offer some free courses or resources, relating to children and young people. More details can be found here.