It is always important to take care of our mental health and wellbeing. Please look through the sections below for practical advice and information on how to access support. For Child Protection matters, click here.
We have put together some resources to help young people as they transition into the blended learning model. Click the image below to view these resources.
As part of the Scottish government funded 'Counsellor in Schools' programme to support young people more widely, we are pleased to be working with Place2Be.
In joint partnership with The Lighthouse for Perth, the Rotary Club of Kinross and KYTHE, we are pleased to announce a new outreach service for young people in crisis on a Monday between 12 and 4pm. Pupils can self-refer or can speak to their guidance teacher.
You can also look at the Useful Links section at the bottom of this page.
Our House Pupil Support Teams are available to support young people with all aspects of wellbeing. Please fill in the form below to request support.
Accessing Wellbeing Support Out of School
As well as having support in school for pupils and their families, there are also many professional organisations out there who can offer help and guidance. You can find websites and contact details for local and national organisations who support young people’s wellbeing here: Wellbeing Support for Young People and Families
You can also find useful resources and information on Perth and Kinross Council's website.
Building Blocks of Wellbeing
Contacting House Pupil Support Teams
You can contact the House Pupil Support Teams for advice using the following email addresses:
Useful Wellbeing Resources
KHS Supporting Pupil Wellbeing
BBC - How to protect your mental health
Unicef - How to talk to your child about Coronavirus
World Health Organisation - Helping children cope with stress during the 2019-nCoV outbreak
Young Minds - What to do if you're anxious about coronavirus
Coronavirus: A Book For Children
Inclusion, Wellbeing and Equalities Materials
Support for Young People and Families
Togetherall (Tayside) Leaflet
How to Stay Calm in a Global Pandemic by Dr Emma Hepburn (free e-book)