Mental Health information for children and young people

The Wave Project – The world’s first surf therapy course funded by a government health service, have compiled some great resources to keep children and young people occupied, educated and entertained. Visit or a well-being pack can be downloaded here. 

RIO – For young people aged 15-24 who find themselves in need of some support at this time they can contact RIO through or visit
For activities for children and families to do together visit

Volunteer Cornwall has information on their website about the support they are currently offering with volunteers around the county, visit

Headstart – Building resilience and mental wellbeing for children and young people, visit

Start Now – Created and run by young people, visit

Your Way – Quality services for young people, including live chat on Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-5pm. visit

Young People Cornwall – Advice and Emotional Support for Young People on money and benefits, housing and homelessness, work and training and sexual health. Visit

Kooth – Free, safe and anonymous online support for young people, visit

Home Start – Kernow support and friendship for parents with children under 5 in Cornwall, visit

Time to Change – Mental Health Support, visit

Positive People and Hopeful Families – For information in Cornwall visit

Further information and support for parents and carers can be found here.