Books for Change is a collection of books supporting young people through common situations and problems that may affect their health and happiness. Self-help titles give advice and information that can help you to feel better. The books are available from your local library. A book from the list may be recommended to you by someone because they think that it might help.
The information resource for Child and Adolescent Mental Health (CAMHS).
CAMHS Ready is an easy-to-use online tool that provides help and advice for those preparing to access North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust's Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS).
Young persons mutual help support groups for 11 - 25 year olds.
How to improve the emotional and mental health of children and young people in your school. This link is a schools resource pack by The Children and Young People's Mental Health Coalition. It is a really good web based resource for schools to help with the issue of emotional health and wellbeing.
Provides a consumer voice for patients and service users of health and social care services in Stoke-on-Trent.
Understanding the health and wellbeing needs of Stoke-on-Trent.
The NSPCC is inspired by a belief that we can make a difference for all children. That’s why they aim to end cruelty to children in the UK. Even if it takes many generations to realise it, we achieve much more for children by having this inspirational vision.
When your teenager is getting into trouble, it can be difficult to know where to turn. This is one of the most challenging times for parents. Relate can support parents in a variety of ways to help you through some of these challenges, and help you to turn things around.
Staffordshire's 'Purple Pages' - Use for advice & support, help at home or to meet new people & try new things to do.
We've developed this website to help children, young people, parents, carers, concerned adults and professionals to access advice and support to prevent abuse and protect our children. The Safeguarding Children Board (SCB) together with all partner agencies oversee the work that takes place in our city to protect children and young people from abuse and neglect. It helps to co-ordinate the way in which support services are delivered to those who need them. I hope you find the site a useful resource to understand the purpose of the SCB, its structure and membership, as well as providing information to safeguard children and young people in our community.
Service for young people who are concerned about their own or someone else's drug use. Offers: Harm reduction, providing young people with knowledge and support to avoid risks associated with drug use; Treatment (including detoxification) and support to young people and their families; A structured day programme; Counselling and support; Supported accommodation and housing advice.
The Dove Service offers counselling and support to all those affected by bereavement, life-changing illness and significant loss. We also provide training and workshops throughout the Midlands and North West.
The Early Intervention Team serves young people with early Psychosis who are aged 14–35 and their families.
We are a place where young people and our communities can get access to services and resources that will help them develop a better future for themselves and others. From accommodation to training, from mediation to sports - there is something for everyone at the YMCA.
YoungMinds is the UK’s leading charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people.
Overview of the policy behind the development of mental health services for children and young people (CAMHS) in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Younger Mind offers emotional support to young people aged up to 18 years who live in Stoke-on-Trent, North Staffordshire including the Staffordshire Moorlands.