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CAMHS (Derby City)

The child and adolescent mental health service is committed to providing comprehensive and targeted treatments, delivered in the heart of our communities, which positively impact upon the emotional and psychological wellbeing of children and young people. The specialist CAMHS teams provide services for Derby City residents and employ a range of highly qualified and specialist […]

Derby County Community Trust (DCCT)

Derby County Community Trust is the community engagement and support arm of Derby County FC. They operate a diverse range of programmes covering a myriad of health, wellbeing and community-building with the sole purpose of enhancing the lives of people in the communities in and around Derby City. A key element of this is the […]


Childline is a free, private and confidential national service available online and over the phone for anyone under the age of 19. They have a wide range of resources and services that cater to anything a person under the age of 19 may face. These include a free hotline, an email service and 1-2-1 chats […]

The Autism Education Trust

The Autism Education Trust (AET) is dedicated to coordinating, supporting and promoting effective education practice for all children and young people on the autism spectrum. The AET website provides tailored advice and resources for professionals, parents, carers and children and young people with autism. The trust is funded by the Department of Education (DfE) and […]

Risk and protective factors

The below diagram has been taken from ‘ The mental health of children and young people in England ‘ from Public Health England, which can be found here. For children with special educational needs or disability (SEND), these risk factors are much more likely to be present, with the protective factors more likely to be […]