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COVID-19 - Managing Feelings of Uncertainty & Mental Health

Information for young people and people working with children on managing feelings of uncertainty during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Leaflet for Young People on COVID-19

Parents Guide to COVID-19

Targeted Mental Health in Schools (TaHMS) and the Looked After Children's Teams have also produced the below documents to assist teachers, parents and members of the public with managing feelings during the Coronavirus outbreak. The documents looks at how feelings can be managed discussed with children and young people you may come into contact with or live with at home.

COVID-19 - Managing Feelings of Uncertainty: Coronavirus

Supporting children and young people manage their worries and anxieties

Northamptonshire Mental Health Offer


Email address for people seeking urgent mental health support

CAMHS Live -

OR visit a Young People’s Crisis Café
Café Track - Monday 4-8pm
Youth Works - Thursday 4-8pm

The Reach Collaborative – 3rd Sector Youth Counselling Services.

Telephone number for people seeking urgent mental health support
CAMHS Crisis Team - 08.30 – 22.00 (7 days a week)
0300 1111 022 (Option 1)
Out of Hours - 22.00 - 08.30 (7 days per week)
0300 330 1011

Free 2 Talk - Youth Club / Activities

During the COVID-19 outbreak Free 2 Talk are still running their youth and community work online. Sessions and activities are taking place everyday of the week and are open to young people from all estates in Northamptonshire.

Click here for full list of sessions available and contact details 

Last updated: 05 January 2024

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