Open Minds have a listening line for children and young people between 10 – 19 years, offering support and advice. The number is 01422 345 154 The line is open on Wednesdays between 1pm – 4pm.
During lockdown, some children and young people may be being abused and exploited at home. These children need your help! As a neighbour or key worker visiting homes for any reason, you may be the only person able to spot abuse and report it. Read the full PDF here
Healthy Futures Calderdale has introduced a new way for school-aged children and young people and families to access advice and support about any physical health or emotional wellbeing. Access ChatHealth: https://chathealth.nhs.uk ChatHealth is an NHS-approved secure and confidential text messaging service. To access ChatHealth, TEXT 07480 635297 (young people) or 07507 332157 (parents/carers) to start … Continue reading ChatHealth, a confidential text messaging service for children, young people and families
The Society 4 Neurodiversity (S4Nd) is a new community group based in Calderdale led by neurodiverse members. We are a community of people that specialise in ‘different’. Our mission is to build and nurture a neurodiverse community. We aim to break down barriers and promote acceptance for neurodivergent people. The S4Nd community is a place … Continue reading S4ND: Society 4 Neurodiversity to help those with Autism and ADHD in Calderdale
Safespace is Calderdale’s out of hours support service for people in emotional distress and is run by Healthy Minds. Safespace is now open every evening to ensure that people have access to support, particularly during the Covid-19 pandemic. It is available from 6.30pm – 10.30pm. The last call taken will be at 10pm. Call 01422 … Continue reading Safespace Calderdale, out of hours support for emotional distress by Healthy Minds