We all have mental health. Your mental health affects how you feel, think and act. It refers to your emotional, psychological and social wellbeing. Your mental health can change on a daily basis and over time, and can be affected by a range of factors.
While rates of mental ill health do increase as children get older, early intervention is key to giving young people the best start in life.
At Dallington CEP school we recognise we have a vital role to play in supporting children’s mental health – teaching them the skills they need to recognise and deal with their emotions, and helping those with difficulties get the support they need. Children's mental health and well being is at the heart of our every day approach. The resources below are here to help you as parents and build on the work we do in school