The ‘Schools and Families Advice Line’ (SFAL) is a new service established to provide emotional wellbeing advice and early help to children and young people, families and schools during the COVID-19 pandemic.
It can be really worrying when you or someone you know is going through a difficult time. If you feel this service could help, please call our Single Point of Access (SPA) who will take your details before passing them onto our call back service.
This service is open to self-referrals from families and young people, and education, health and other professionals involved in supporting young people and their families.
Telephone: 0300 777 0707
You will get a call back from a mental health practitioner between 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday. Support will be offered in a one-off, up to 1 hour phone call
How can the service help?
Supporting children, young people, their families and schools by providing early advice around:
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