Children’s Mental Health Week

From the 1st to the 7th February 2021 is Children’s Mental Health Week. This years theme is Express Yourself. Expressing yourself is about finding ways to share feelings, thoughts or ideas through creativity.

Parentzone have created a new app called Ollee. It is a great app to help children talk about their feelings. Click on the link below to find out about Ollee.

Ollee

Here are also a couple of activities that you can do to encourage children to express their feelings.

Draw your Feelings

Squiggle Game

Social Media Apps – Advice for Parents and Carers

Attached are 4 one page documents on Instagram, WhatsApp, TikTok and Discord, some of the apps that a number of young people are using daily. They are each designed to provide important advice and information for parents and carers. Please click on the links to find out information about using each app.

Instagram

WhatsApp

TikTok

Discord