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Here are some links, resources and information relating to support for professionals.
Here is a really handy guide for supporting staff wellbeing in schools. The guide is produced by Anna Freud National Centre for Families.
Education Support have a brilliant online resource that schools and other organisations can use in order to support their staff wellbeing.
The resource can be accessed here – Education Support Wellbeing Resource
Directory of Bereavement Services for Teesside. This document is a list of services (local and national) presented alphabetically, providing a service description, contact details and the service user groups these services work with/support e.g Adults, Children and Young People. – Tees Directory New 15.02.21
Here are some links of support organisations:
Local network supporting young people and those delivering activities to work together
- The Junction: Redcar
Support, advice and guidance for young people
- National Youth Agency
The NYA is the national body for youth work in England.
- UK Youth
UK Youth is a leading national charity committed to ensuring all young people are empowered to build bright futures, regardless of their background or circumstances.
- British Youth Council
The BYC empower young people across the UK to have a say and be heard.
- Ambition UK
Nationwide charity offering opportunities for young people.
- Youth Employment
Organisation that campaigns against Youth Unemployment
- National Advocacy Service
Provides advocacy and legal representation to children and vulnerable adults when important decisions are being made about them.
- Government Youth Action Group
The Youth Action Group brings together national youth charities to advise ministers and officials on developing and carrying out policy for disadvantaged young people.
Designed specially for 16 and 17 year olds, the NCS experience gives youths a clearer idea of what they want from their future.
- National Trans Youth Network
A network of trans youth groups across the UK. We represent young trans people across all areas of the UK
- National Council for Voluntary Organisations
NCVO champions the voluntary sector and volunteering because they’re essential for a better society.
- Time To Change
A growing movement of people committed to changing how we all think and act about mental health problems.
- Trinity Centre Youth Club
Trinity Youth and Children’s Project is here to help young people growing up in North Ormesby and their families flourish.
- Family Information Service
Family Information Service (Directory of services within Middlesbrough)
- Five Lamps
Youth Services and activities provided by Five Lamps
- Hemlington Linx
Linx runs open access youth clubs Monday – Friday across different wards in Middlesbrough for young people aged 10-19 and up to 25 with Special Educational Needs.
Options and services for young people leaving school within Middlesbrough
- The Prince’s Trust
Opportunities for young people, provided through The Prince’s Trust.
- Youth Homeless North East
Information, support and guidance for young people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness\
- Child Deaf Youth Project
Supporting deaf children and young people within the North East
- Safe in Tees Valley
Working in partnership to develop opportunities to create safer communities
Community groups development organisation, offering opportunities for sport based community groups to grow and develop
- Myplace Middlesbrough
Website for Myplace Middlesbrough. This is a youth centre offering youth based activities
- Young Minds
The UK’s leading charity committed to improving the wellbeing and mental health of children and young people.
- Safer Internet
Online safety tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe online.
If you are part of an organisation that offers something to Middlesbrough children, young people and their families and would like to be listed on our website, please get in touch.