Mental Health & Wellbeing
"Just because no one else can heal or do your inner work for you, doesn't mean you can, should, or need to do it alone"
- Lisa Olivera
At Priors Wood, we understand how important your mental health is.
Whether you are a pupil, relative or member of staff, we thrive to achieve good mental health for all.
116 123 (freephone)
Freepost SAMARITANS LETTERS
Samaritans are open 24/7 for anyone who needs to talk. You can visit some Samaritans branches in person. Samaritans also have a Welsh Language Line on 0808 164 0123 (7pm–11pm every day).
0300 123 3393
Post: Mind Infoline, PO Box 75225, London, E15 9FS
Mind Infoline provides an information and signposting service. They are open 9am to 6pm, Monday to Friday (except for bank holidays).
Anxiety Care UK - helps people with anxiety disorders
Website: Anxiety Care UK - Anxiety Care UK
Anxiety UK - advice and support for people living with anxiety
Website: National charity helping people with Anxiety - Anxiety UK
Helpline: 03444 775 774
Text: 07537 416 905
No More Panic - provides information, support and advice for those with panic disorder, anxiety, phobias or OCD, including a forum and chat room
Triumph Over Phobia (TOP UK) - Provides self-help therapy groups and support for those with OCD, phobias and related anxiety disorders
Website: TOP UK | Triumph Over Phobia
At a Loss - the UK's signposting website for the bereaved. They can help you find bereavement services and counselling
Blue Cross -aAnimal charity that helps sick, injured and homeless pets.
Child Bereavement UK - support when a baby or child of any age is dying, or a child is facing bereavement
Cruse Bereavement Care - information and support after a bereavement.
Dying Matters - Coalition of individual & organisational members across England and Wales, aiming to help people talk more openly about dying, death & bereavement, & to make plans for the end of life.
Tommy's - information and support for people affected by stillbirth, miscarriage and premature birth
Diet and Nutrition
NHS - Healthy Eating Advice
Overeaters Anonymous Great Britain - local support groups for people with eating problems
Anorexia & Bulimia Care - advice and support for anyone affected by eating problems.
NSPCC Net Aware - information about online safety for parents of children under 18
UK Safer Internet Centre - tips, advice and resources to help children and young people stay safe on the internet.
Action Fraud - reporting service for online fraud and cyber crime
Mental Health & Wellbeing Team at Priors Wood
Mrs L. Macmurdie - SENCo
Miss A. Eaves - MH & Wellbeing for Staff (Lead)
Mr A. Bishop - MH & Wellbeing for Staff