Due to the current Coronavirus outbreak and the need to adhere to Government guidelines in relation to self- isolation and managing staff sickness, the School Based Counselling Service has been operating at reduced capacity and has, up until now been working with current clients only. However, in addition to this, we are now pleased to be able to offer the following services:
The Neath Port Talbot Supporting People Supported Housing Directory is a guide to the wide range of Support Schemes available to help people maintain independent living, maintain their homes and prevent homelessness.
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There are over 600 Samaritans volunteers across Wales working in our branches in Wales.
PAN (Parent Advocacy Network) West Glamorgan invites parents with experience of social services/child protection to come to a Parent Café.
Kooth - Tidy Minds Kooth Free, welcoming and confidential way for young people aged 11-18 years across Swansea and Neath Port Talbot to access emotional wellbeing and early intervention mental health support.
Mermaids is a British charity and advocacy organisation that supports gender variant and transgender youth.
Umbrella Cymru We offer a range of specialist support services and we're always here to help. We promise to be: Caring We are passionate about equality and inclusion and we aim to provide the best services we can to help make Wales a more inclusive place to live and work for LGBTQ+ people.
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Ending physical punishment in Wales
The Wales Safeguarding Procedures seek to:
If you’re a young person living in Swansea or Neath Port Talbot, we’re here to help you understand the way you’re feeling, and find the right advice and support. We are working continually to ensure that this site meets your needs including the development of a Welsh version. tidyMinds will be available in both English and Welsh by Autumn 2021.
For more information on staying safe online check out:
Action Fraud is the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime where you should report fraud if you have been scammed, defrauded or experienced cyber crime in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Child sexual abuse investigation: A guide for parents and carers
The Proud Trust is a life saving and life enhancing organisation that helps LGBT+ young people empower themselves, to make a positive change for themselves, and their communities. We do this through youth groups, coordinating national and regional LGBT+ youth work networks, managing the LGBT+ Centre for Manchester, delivering of training, running events and campaigns, undertaking research and creating resources.
Welsh Government, there are some booklets/guidance, for children and young people, parent/carers you may find useful.
Domestic abuse is a violation of human rights; an adverse childhood experience; and can impact negatively on children’s wellbeing, achievements, and life chances.
Mental Health Matters Wales secures Welsh Government funding to help aid Mental Health Recovery due to the pandemic which will help support the communities of Bridgend, Neath Port Talbot and Swansea through advocacy.
Platfform For Young People – 4YP Swansea Bay, will deliver our successful State of Mind wellbeing programme which has been designed and co-produced with young people as an early intervention to develop their coping skills for their own mental health and wellbeing. Working one to one initially and also running peer support groups in the community, the project is positive and empowering and our feedback has been outstanding; we have already trained over 30 young people as peer mentors to set up groups all over Wales, even in lockdown!