Young People’s Mental Wellbeing and Health

Good mental health is as important for your wellbeing as physical health.  Mental health problems will affect 1 in 10 children and young people, we want to make sure that young people have access to information and advice in one place, and are aware of local services, that can help support when experiencing emotional wellbeing, mental health or behavioural concerns.  

The links below lead you to top tips, a vast array of resources and give you the ability the prioritise your self-care:

My Tutor - teaching your teen to manage uncertainty 

Mind -

Stem 4 -

NHS Every mind matters – looking after a young persons MH -

NHS Every mind matters – MH and self care for Young people -

Health for kids -

Health for teens -

The Mix -

Young minds -

Anna Freud -

Children and young peoples MH coalition (YP resources) -

Charlie Waller -

Kooth -

Camhs -

Useful numbers and helplines for young people

Childline: Emotional support for children and young people on issues relating to child abuse, bullying etc
0800 1111

Helpline: 116 123
24hr service offering emotional support.


Text Shout to 8525 

Shout is the UK’s first free 24/7 text service for anyone in crisis anytime, anywhere. It’s a place to go if you’re struggling to cope and you need immediate help.

Contact us

Newark and Sherwood District Council
Castle House
Great North Road
NG24 1BY

01636 650000


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