Kooth.com, From XenZone, is a free, safe, anonymous, online counselling and emotional wellbeing service for childrne and young people in Haringey between the ages of 11 and 25 years old.
We know that for many people this is an incredibly challenging time and unfortunately, national statistics for mental ill health in young people is increasing as a consequence of Covid-19 closures and isolation, but, Kooth.com is here to support your child.
Kooth is available via any device (Smart phone, Tablet, computer, Laptop) all you need is a strong internet connection! Our counsellors are available 365 days a year, from 12:00-22:00 on weekdays and on weeknds and Bank holidays, 18:00-22:00. Sessions with a counsellor are text based, there is no video calling or voice-calling involved. If a young person doesn't feel ready to talk to one of our counsellors, there are loads of self-help materials available on the website.
- Safe, confidential, anonymous
- Available through a smart phone, tablet or computer
Why Should I tell my Child about Kooth?
Kooth helps to reduce wait times for young people seeking help and removes stigma around mental health. Kooth integrates with face-to-face local services to ensure a seamless transition for young people. XenZone’s team of experienced and accredited counsellors, therapists and support workers provide guided, outcome-focused help for each individual.
XenZone works with local authorities, CCGs, mental health trusts, charities and other organisations to provide early intervention support with clear escalation and de-escalation pathways.We take safeguarding and clinical governance extremely seriously. The safety and well-being of our users is of our upmost priority.
"Kooth is now one of my new favourite websites. It has great help and support information. Kooth has really helped me with most of my problems. Before I had an account on Kooth, I didn't know who and where to go to for help with my problems" - Kooth user
All you young people need to do to have access to these wonderful resources, is sign up to Kooth.com
If you would like to learn more about Kooth, check out our Kooth Video