Children’s wellbeing

Reading can support children’s mental health & wellbeing.

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Reading well for children

Provides quality-assured information, stories and advice to support children’s mental health and wellbeing.

Books have been chosen and recommended by leading health professionals and co-produced with children and families.

Every Mind Matters

Every Mind Matters

Tips and advice for parents and carers to support children and young people to give them the best chance to stay mentally healthy.


The book list

Engaging books targeted for children aged 7-11, across a wide range of reading levels to support less confident readers and to encourage children to read together with their siblings and carers.

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Talking to children about coronavirus

Including tips for how to talk to children about the pandemic.
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Talking Rubbish

Fantastic children's theatre – brought to you by Theatre Rites and The Spark Arts for Children – all about finding treasure in what other people throw away.
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Home Learning for Primary aged children

Here are a few of our recommended resources to help primary aged children get started with homeschooling.
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Picture books

Storytelling for Children

Some of our favourite online story sites for children
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