Bereavement, Loss and Mental Health

As a school we have provided the following booklet to all families both here online and also in the envelope drop to homes.

BASIC WELLBEING PARENTS' PACK

Bereavement and Loss

We are currently evaluating the materials to put here. 

Organisations that can help

Mental Health Foundation   Provides information and support for anyone with mental health problems or learning disabilities  Website: www.mentalhealth.org.uk

Mind   A mental health charity      Phone: 0300 123 3393 (Mon to Fri, 9am to 6pm)  Web: www.mind.org.uk

PAPYRUS    Youth suicide prevention society    Phone: 0800 068 4141 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 10pm, and 2pm to 10pm on weekends and bank holidays)  Website: www.papyrus-uk.org

Samaritans    Confidential support for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair            Phone: 116 123 (free 24-hour helpline)   Website: www.samaritans.org.uk

SANE   Emotional support, information and guidance for people affected by mental illness, their families and carers   Website: www.sane.org.uk/support

YoungMinds   A charity dedicated to children’s mental health    Phone: Parents' helpline 0808 802 5544 (Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 4pm)  Website: www.youngminds.org.uk

Cruse Bereavement Care   Support for grief and bereavement    Phone: 0808 808 1677 (Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5pm)  Website: www.cruse.org.uk

NSPCC    Child protection charity   Phone: 0808 800 5000 for adults concerned about a child (24-hour)  0800 1111 for children (ChildLine’s 24-hour helpline)   Website: www.nspcc.org.uk

Refuge    Advice on dealing with domestic violence    Phone: 0808 2000 247 (24-hour helpline)   Website: www.refuge.org.uk

Advanced Solutions      Information, advice and support for families of children pre, during and post a neurodevelopmental diagnosis   Phone: 01925 320863   Website: www.addvancedsolutions.co.uk

NHS Mental Health crisis line   Advice for people of all ages   Phone: 01925 275309

Happy? OK? Sad?   

Information about local & national mental health services that can offer information, advice, support or treatment.

has tips for simple things you can do to feel good, as well as links to self-help resources and details of support services

Website: www.happyoksad.org.uk

My Life Warrington    Links to local advice for Warrington residents including Education, Health and Wellbeing, Money and Legal, Housing and Help for Carers.    Website: www.mylifewarrington.gov.uk 

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