Children and Young People’s Services
Buckinghamshire Mind’s provision for children and young people consists of two services:
We work with children aged four to 18 years old in various settings, including: infant, primary and secondary schools, colleges, universities, youth clubs and sports clubs. We deliver a range of educational sessions including: assemblies, workshops and full training days. Find out more
This service is available to both primary and secondary schools in Buckinghamshire. Our team will deliver training to sixth formers or Year 5/6 in mental health awareness and help them become Peer Supporters to the students in younger years. Find out more
Counselling for Young People:
Due to lack of funding Buckinghamshire Mind is no longer able to provide a counselling service for Children and Young People.
Please see below a list of other services that provide support for Children and Young People.
Youth Concern – Aylesbury
- 01296 431183
Kooth – Free, safe and anonymous online support for young people
Youth Enquiry Service – High Wycombe
- 01494 437373
Counselling Directory – To find a private therapist in your local area.
Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) – For mental health issues, if you are 16 or 17 and live in Buckinghamshire, you can:
- Contact us yourself from Monday-Friday 08.00-18.00 on 01865 901951, to ask to be seen by your local CAMHS
- Or self-refer online https://secureforms.oxfordhealth.nhs.uk/camhs/