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Mental Health Ambassadors

Our Wellbeing Ambassadors programme gives young people the skills and attitudes to support the growth of their peers' wellbeing. It also inspires young people to take ownership of and direct initiatives for promoting wellbeing within their schools. Wellbeing Ambassadors are pupils who have shown a real interest in championing positive mental health and wellbeing.  These pupils are keen to share their learning around mental health and advertise the importance of self-care.   The Ambassadors have a responsibility for leading and promoting wellbeing throughout school, they drive the message forward and release the stigma around talking about challenging feelings and encourage people to talk.  Wellbeing Ambassadors provide feedback on what’s working well and highlight any gaps in whole-school approaches to wellbeing.

You can contact the Mental Health Support Team on 01392 386825
Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm but you may also find the following useful.

Do you require emergency mental health support?

If so, please contact the following services:

Children Family Health Devon CAMHS

9am - 5pm Monday to Friday: 0330 024 5321

5pm - 9am and weekends: 0300 5555 000

Samaritans

24hours 7 days a week: Tel: 116123

or visit them at www.samaritans.org

Would you like some additional support or resources?
 

KOOTH

On line support at www.kooth.com available from 12noon until

10pm every day. 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

YoungMinds

Information and self-help guidance on improving the emotional
wellbeing and mental health of children and young people.

www.youngminds.org.uk
 

Happy Maps

A new website for parents with helpful resources and links.

www.happymaps.co.uk

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