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Anna Freud are holding free webinars over the summer holidays. to support young people with the milestones and transitions that happen at this time of year.
Two of the webinars will be for parents and carers, sharing tips and advice to help them support their children with important milestones. The first webinar will be for parents/carers with children waiting for their exam results, and the second will be for those with children about to start Year 7.
Each webinar will be run by Anna Freud education and mental health experts, sharing practical tips and advice for supporting wellbeing and dealing with potentially stressful situations.
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The Mental Health Matters event was a collaboration between Coombe Girls’ School, New Malden and Worcester Park Primary Care Network, and other mental health services, and features several clinical speakers each looking at a different area of mental health. Talks cover areas including dementia care, how people can support their mental wellbeing and mental health in children and young people.
A free app to help families and friends provide mental health support