01773 825281 8.15am to 3.45pm (3.15pm Friday) @BelperSchool 01773 825281 8.15am to 3.45pm (3.15pm Friday) @BelperSchool

Mental Wellbeing Information

Mental Health Awareness 

On this page you will find lots of great information, resources and help for your own mental health, and how you can support others around you.

Why not find out more about the Mental Health Foundation by following them on Twitter @MentalHealth or Facebook @MentalHealthFoundation, or go to their website at

Child Bereavement UK

Child Bereavement UK have produced an animated short film to help bereaved children and families understand their grief and how to manage it.  You can watch this video by clicking here.

For more information on this organisation and their work, please click here.

Youth Work Support – resources for keeping calm, staying connected and being safe

Click here for some great resources from Youth Work Support, including booklets on how to cope with stress and anxiety at home.

Additional resources 

You might also like to take a look at our Student Health and Support Services page by clicking here.

We also have our Baking with Belper page with recipes passed on to us by staff and students – click here to find out more.


Please find below more information and resources which you may find helpful …

Support Services Guidance and Contact Information
Tips for looking after your mental health during isolation
Mental Wellbeing Activities
Mental Wellbeing - Useful Links
– Derby and Derbyshire – Emotional Health and Wellbeing
– Joined Up Care – Derbyshire
– Derbyshire County Council – Support in self-isolation
– Derby & Derbyshire Emotional Health and Wellbeing

Bridge the Gap

Bridge the Gap are offering free online Parent and Child Emotional Health sessions via Zoom for parents to attend with their child.  Places are limited and you can book by clicking here.

Public Health England Guidance

Looking after your feelings and your body
– Guidance for parents and carers on supporting children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
– Guidance for the public on the mental health and wellbeing aspects of Coronavirus