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Previously Looked-After Children

Support and advice for previously looked-after children's parents, guardians and schools

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Resources

Young Minds offers immediate help and advice in an emergency.

https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/get-urgent-help/#are-you-a-young-person-in-crisis?

Text the YoungMinds Crisis Messenger, for free 24/7 support across the UK if you are experiencing a mental health crisis. 

  • If you need urgent help text YM to 85258
  • All texts are answered by trained volunteers, with support from experienced clinical supervisors
  • Texts are free from EE, O2, Vodafone, 3, Virgin Mobile, BT Mobile, GiffGaff, Tesco Mobile and Telecom Plus.

Healthy Young Minds has a useful list of apps, see below.

https://healthyyoungmindspennine.nhs.uk/resource-centre/apps/

Coram Voice has an advocacy service for any previously looked-after child with a social worker. You can contact them on their website, by phone or email:

W: www.coramvoice.org.uk

T: 0808 800 5792

E: help@coramvoice.org.uk