Launch of Barnardo’s ‘See Hear Respond’ Service to support young people who may experience increased adversity during the current period. Parents and young people can self-refer by calling 0800 151 7015 or via the online referral hub.


We have received details of a free mental health resource "ThinkNinja" which has been updated to support students during the current Covid-19 situation.

The content provides an opportunity for young people to better understand and process the following:

  • Fears relating to the virus
  • Isolation struggles and how to stay connected to family and friends
  • Worries about personal health and health of family members
  • Coping techniques to use during the crisis
  • Plus many other helpful tips

The content was created by specialist child psychologists and is now available via the ThinkNinja home screen and the WiseNinja chat main menu.

For more information, visit

To download the ThinkNinja app visit: