Free Kooth introduction sessions

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Kooth is an online counselling and emotional well-being platform for children and young people aged 11 to 18 years. It’s been available in Bolton, Manchester, Oldham, Trafford Rochdale and Wigan for some time and is now also available in Bury, Salford, Tameside & Glossop and Stockport. This expansion has been brought forward in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Kooth provides:

  • Live chat function for a CYP to converse with a qualified counsellor;
  • Messaging function for children and young people to contact the service, these are monitored and managed by counsellors, emotional wellbeing practitioners and media workers;
  • Static and live topic-focused forums; forums encourage the development of a peers supported community online;
  • Online magazine containing a wealth of topic specific resources, from mental health specific topics to more general subjects; and
  • Crisis information, and self-help resources

You can find out more about Kooth here