Useful Resources

Covid-19 and Cancer (Mesothelioma)
https://www.mesotheliomahub.com/blog/covid19/

National Domestic Violence Helpline
www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk/
0808 2000 (24/7)

NSPCC helpline. If you’re worried about a child, even if you’re unsure, contact NSPCC professional counsellors for help, advice and support.
0808 800 5000

Childline. Offers free, confidential advice and support for any child 18 years or under, whatever the worry.
0800 1111

MIND. Mental Health Support with specific advice on ‘Coronavirus and your wellbeing’.
www.mind.org.uk

YoungMinds. Supporting children and young people and their parents/carers with their mental health and wellbeing. Specific advice on managing self-isolation and anxiety about coronavirus.
www.youngminds.org.uk

ICON. Babies cry. You can cope.
https://iconcope.org/

FutureLearn provide youth mental health courses to explore and understand the mental health issues that affect young people.
https://www.futurelearn.com/subjects/psychology-and-mental-health-courses/youth-mental-health

SafeLives: Specific resources for domestic abuse and COVID.
www.safelives.org.uk/news-views/domesticabuse-and-covid-19

IRIS interventions.
www.irisi.org/iris/find-your-local-iris-site/

Diabetes UK. Find out whether you’re at risk of Type-2 Diabetes.
www.riskscore.diabetes.org.uk/start

Cervical Screening. Link to guide below.
My guide to cervical screening

Mesothelioma Hope offer free resources (reviewed by certified oncologists) and provide info about mesothelioma and its health impacts.
www.mesotheliomahope.com/

Teen Mental Health – A Guide for Parents. Tips and advice for parents to help their teens overcome body image issues, academic anxiety, peer pressure and cyberbullying.
https://www.mytutor.co.uk/blog/teen-mental-health-a-guide-for-parents/

Breaking Free Online is a digital application that can be downloaded onto a computer/tablet or mobile phone to assist patients who may have an addiction to substances.

To create a Breaking Free or Staying Free account, all you need to do is:

  1. Visit www.breakingfreeonline.com
  2. Click SIGN UP
  3. Use the access code: southglos11 to complete the required fields.
  1. Staying Free – Apps on Google Play – for android devices
  2. ‎Staying Free on the App Store (apple.com) – for apple devices
  3. Click SIGN UP
  4. Use the access code: southglos11 to complete the required fields.