Coronavirus updates

Coronavirus updates

Support and information about the Coronavirus for parents and carers

Mentally Healthy Schools’ Coronavirus Toolkits:

Useful links on how to look after our mental health and emotional wellbeing:

Due to the unprecedented nature of this situation, there are many unanswered questions, and lots of media attention, which can lead to anxiety and stress among children, young people, parents/ carers and colleagues. We hope that you will find the following information about how to look after our mental health and emotional well being helpful.


    • Mind Hertfordshire Network – provides a crisis helpline for anyone experiencing mental health distress or requiring emotional support and signposting. Professionals, family/ friends can call on someone’s behalf with the individual’s consent.
      Crisis Helpline number: 01923 256 391, or visit


There will be a weekly update via the Healthy Young Minds in Herts website where the information above will also be shared and there will be helpful safe advice around managing self-care. There will also be a webpage for young people and families, focussed on how to cope during periods of self-isolation, appearing very soon on