Resources

Mental Health Awareness Week 2020 – Kindness

This year Mental Health Awareness Week is all about kindness and looking after yourself. Below is a link to some fantastic activities linked to this. Below these, there is also a range of websites for children and families to use to support mental health and wellbeing during Covid-19 and beyond.

 

https://youtu.be/Qcyc68d6OAk (promotional video)

https://mentallyhealthyschools.org.uk/media/2036/seven-days-of-kindness-calendar.pdf

For Mental Health Awareness Week (and any time after that!)

 

 

https://www.childline.org.uk/toolbox/games/games_expressive#filter

A selection of games to help children cope with their feelings and to relax while having fun.

 

https://www.mentallyhealthyschools.org.uk/media/2025/coronavirus-anxiety-toolkit.pdf

Coronavirus: resources for managing anxiety and improving wellbeing.

 

https://www.healios.org.uk/news/45-thinkninja-and-covid-19

A free app for children aged 10-18 to support their mental health needs.

 

https://www.elsa-support.co.uk/category/free-resources/coronavirus-support/

A free website with resources to support children during Covid-19.

 

https://www.gonoodle.com/good-energy-at-home-kids-games-and-videos/

Resources to help children keep active, be mindful and learn. Catman in Space is definitely worth a go!