Wellbeing Advice

The physical, emotional and mental wellbeing of our students is a priority at Caroline Chisholm School. Our staff are dedicated to supporting our children and young people in school. There is also a range of external agencies, charities and support organisations that can help you support your child. The websites and contact information are all useful resources for parents to be aware of.




www.Youngminds.org.uk – mental health and wellbeing



Health for Teens | Everything You Wanted To Know About Health


Health advice for teenagers provided by the NHS




Health For Kids


Health for Kids is a learning website for children aged 4-11 years old, brought to you by the NHS.



www.actionforhappiness.org – information on well-being / happiness

Action for Happiness


Action for Happiness helps people take action for a happier and more caring world. Our patron is The Dalai Lama and our members take action to increase wellbeing in …



www.headspace.com – mindfulness exercises

Meditation and Mindfulness Made Simple – Headspace


Live a happier, healthier life with just a few minutes of meditation a day on the Headspace app.



www.talkoutloud.info – mental health support

Talk Out Loud


We all have mental health – it’s what makes us feel the way we do – and with mental health, comes mental health needs.






CAMHS LIVE is here to help you access the mental health services you might need. Speak to our advisors about the right option for you, live and online.


First for Wellbeing – 0300 126 5000 (self-referral) support with emotional health concerns


For Me – Childline App for smart phone (new child line) dealing with young people’s issues bullying/self-harm etc


The Lowdown – self referral support with emotional health 3 Kingswell Street Northampton, NN1 1PP enquiries 01604 634385


Chat Health – Texting service for confidential advice on health issues 07507 329 600


Service Six – Free self-referral support for children, young people, adults and families




Childline https://www.childline.org.uk/

Childline | Childline


Get help and advice about a wide range of issues, call us on 0800 1111, talk to a counsellor online, send Childline an email or post on the message boards.



Parentline www.familylives.org.uk/how-we-can-help/confidential-helpline

Confidential helpline – Family Lives


Free and confidential family support and bullying helpline from Family Lives (formerly Parentline Plus). Free and confidential from landlines and most mobiles 0808 …



Ask Normen  www.asknormen.co.uk

Ask Normen – the gateway for emotional mental health and …


Normen the gateway for emotional mental health and wellbeing

– website for emotional well-being and mental health in Northamptonshire


CAN  http://www.can.org.uk

mental health – substance misuse


Recovery Focus is a new, expert group of charities inspiring recovery nationwide by providing mental health and substance misuse services



Frank  www.talktofrank.com/



A confidential helpline for anyone in the UK concerned about drug use. Questions via online submission, news, leaflets as well as other information for teachers and …



Northamptonshire Young Carers Services https://www.northamptonshire-carers.org/young-carers

Northamptonshire Carers Association | Young Carers | Home


Young Carers Northamptonshire Young Carers Service. Northamptonshire Young Carers Service exists to help promote the health and wellbeing of young carers and their …