MHWB: Help Corner


Start the Conversation:

NHS – 111
For urgent advice and support
Samaritans – 116123
For someone to talk to
Mental Health Matters – 0800616171
Coventry Mental Heath Crisis Team
Mind – 03001233393
For mental health information
Childline 08001111
British Red Cross – Get help during the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic
ThinkNinja is a mental health app designed for 10 to 18-year-olds and, for a limited time only, it is FREE to download from Google Play or the App Store.
Coping with the end of school in lockdown – Ella’s blog on Young Minds


If you identify within the LGBTQ+ there are lots of places to find support during this time, whatever you might be going through.

  • The Proud Youth  group offer weekly virtual groups and various other support for you to access. You can also follow them on twitter @ProudYouthWarks.
  • Switchboard also run an LGBTQ+ helpline (open everyday 10am-10pm). It is completely confidential and run by members of the LGBTQ+ community.
  • Mermaids who support young trans people across the UK offer a text service. Text MERMAIDS to 85258 to receive crisis support 24/7.


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