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It can be difficult as a young person dealing with mental health issues. It can feel very lonely. Parents or other family and friends may not know where to turn but there is plenty of help around.
This page has resources that are available and can be accessed without needing to see your GP. Most Mental Health issues can be dealt with by accessing these services. This includes:
However if you are in a crisis you need to access help urgently by any of the following ways:
There are also other resources in a crisis that you can access, some 24/7:
Action for Children are a national children’s charity committed to helping children and young people in the UK. They work with Derbyshire Federation for Mental Health to provide a service called ‘Build Sound Minds Derby and Derbyshire’. They also provide a service called ‘Space 4 U‘ supporting children who are seriously affected by someone else’s substance misuse.
This service supports children and young people from 0 – 17 years with:
They offer psychologically informed interventions with children/young people and families, which is focused and time limited as per the NICE guidelines
This can be face to face or by digital means. It can also include support for Parents and group based interventions
Parents and carers can make a referral here
Young people can access an enquiry form here
|Space 4 U
Space 4 U welcomes referrals from anyone, for children aged 5 to 18 from all parts of Derbyshire who are affected by someone else’s substance misuse.
You can access a referral here
Kooth is an online mental health platform for children and young adults (Age 11-25)
It is free, anonymous and is accessible via mobile, tablet and desktop devices
Available 365 days a year, from 12 noon –10pm, Monday to Friday and 6pm – 10pm at weekends
For a comprehensive look at all the available resources in Derbyshire, via Joined Up Care Derbyshire, visit the Derby and Derbyshire Mental Health and Wellbeing website here
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