Kooth is a transformational digital mental health support service. It gives children and young people easy access to an online community of peers and a team of experienced counsellors. Access is free of the typical barriers to support: no waiting lists, no thresholds, no cost and complete anonymity. Launched in 2004 and accredited by the BACP, more than 1,500 children and young people across the country logiin to Kooth every day.
Kooth, is commissioned in over 95 CCG areas across the country. For over 18s Qwell helps meet the requirements of the Preventative Agenda. Both services complement existing face-to-face provision, with accessible support till 10pm 7 days a week, and clear pathways for referral into other services.
On Kooth you can:
- Chat to our friendly counsellors
- Read articles written by young people
- Get support from the Kooth community
- Write in a daily journal
** Young people can talk to a counsellor online: Monday – Friday 12pm – 10pm and Saturday – Sunday 6pm – 10pm **
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