If you have any worries or concerns about your safety and well-being and you are unable to speak to a member of staff in school, you should speak to a trusted adult.
If you feel you have no one around you that you can speak to, you should contact one of these support lines or organisations:
Childline: 0800 1111
With Me In Mind – Local support network – Lots of excellent resources for students and parents
KOOTH – Free Online Counselling Service for 11 – 18-year-olds
My Mind Matters – Positive mental health and wellbeing for children and young people in Rotherham
NHS – Every Mind Matters – NHS accredited well-being advice and support
Young Minds – National Mental Health service for Young people/adults.
Young Minds also offer a Parents Helpline: 0808 802 5544 (Monday to Friday 9.30am – 4pm, free for mobiles and landlines).
Place2Be – Improving Children’s mental health
Rotherham CAMHS Crisis Team – 01709 304808
PAPYRUS – Prevention of Young Suicide
Cruse Bereavement Care – coronavirus, bereavement and grief online information
Golddigger Trust – Sheffield based support service for males and females aged 11-18yrs
Mood Juice – This site is a document that is used as a self-help guide to look at specifically Shyness and Social Anxiety.
Triple P – downloadable resources for tips on parenting children during the lockdown.
Minded – Free educational resource on children, young people, adults and older people’s mental health
Online Safety Concerns
Worried About Your Safety and Wellbeing or That of Another Child?
Rotherham Safeguarding Hub: 01709 336 080
Sheffield Safeguarding Hub: 0114 273 4855
In an emergency – 999