22 May 2017
New Kooth Online Counselling and Wellbeing information website launched
Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group have commissioned a new online counselling service for young people.
As a fully commissioned service, Kooth is a free, safe, anonymous and non-stigmatised way for young people to receive counselling, advice and support on-line. Kooth has been established since 2003 and is a very popular service is used by large numbers of young people and delivers over 8000 counselling sessions each year. Staffed by fully trained and qualified counsellors and available until 10pm each night, 365 days per year, it provides a much needed out of hours service for advice and support. We also provide fully moderated forums for peer to peer support and self-help tools, so that young people can develop ways to manage their emotional well-being on a daily basis.
Kooth is available to all young people in Somerset aged 11-18.
For further details download:
Kooth Info Sheet.pdf
Kooth Poster 2017.pdf