Useful Links on Well-Being

  • Action for Children
    Protecting and supporting children and young people, providing practical and emotional care and support, ensuring their voices are heard, and campaigning to bring lasting improvements to their lives.
  • Young Minds
    A Parents' Helpline available to offer advice to parents and carers worried about a child or young person under 25.
  • Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families
    Prividing a range of specialist types for support for children, young people and families, seeing them at the Centre, in schools and other settings.

We use the World Health Organisation’s definition of mental health and wellbeing - 'a state of well-being in which every individual realises his or her own potential, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and fruitfully, and is able to make a contribution to her or his community'.