The Mental Heath Support Team for schools is open over the school holidays and is available to offer families support of their child is suffering low-level mental health difficulties over the school holidays.

These needs might include low mood, anxiety, sleep difficulties, worry and panic.

The service is open between 9.00am-5.00pm week days and if you leave your name and number the practitioners will give you a call back to see what support they can offer.

The Lichfield & Cannock telephone number is 01283 352 113.

More details can be seen here.

Lottie Hearn, Deputy Headteacher, said: “The school holidays can be a tough time for some children who miss the school day’s structure, having something to do, their friends and peers, and their teachers. This local helpline offers willing and high-quality support and is readily available to any families that may need it.”