Kooth – opening the door for mental health support for children and young people
Young people in Cambridgeshire and Peterborough can access help and support with their mental health and emotional well-being without having to be reffered.
Kooth is a confidential and anonymous online service for young people, specifically developed to make it easy and safe for young people to access mental health support as and when they need it, while removing any associated stigma.
Once signed up, Kooth users have access to BACP trained counsellors available until 10pm, 365 days a year, peer-to-peer support through moderated forums, and a range of self-help materials, co-written by other young people.
Any young person aged 11 – 25th birthday with Cambridgeshire and Peterborough postcode can access the service for free.