Support for young people and families


Bereavement Support


The Health and Wellbeing Supports available in Crieff High School as shown here will be available to support young people throughout this time.


  • The Pupil Support Teams are here to support any young person affected by the recent bereavement.  Please click on the House name for contact details.

Barvick House

Kelty House

Turret House

  • LOGOS Youth Project will also be available to support young people either in school or in the local community. Please contact them if you wish to speak with them.
  • The Educational Psychology Service are offering support drop in sessions on Tuesday 23rd & Thursday 25th 1-3 pm.  Please contact your guidance teacher if you wish to attend or please contact them by phone or email.
  • Community Link Worker – Dave Graham will be available to support young people.

Please contact Dave on on 07825 457217.


Online Support – Young People

Details of online support can be found in our Health & Wellbeing link on the school website.

In addition, there are specific online resources to support young people through Trauma and Loss.


Young Minds

Provides free, 24/7 text support for young people across the UK experiencing a mental health crisis.

All texts are answered by trained volunteers, with support from experienced clinical supervisors.

Texts are free from EE, O2, Vodafone, 3, Virgin Mobile, BT Mobile, GiffGaff, Tesco Mobile and Telecom Plus.

Texts can be anonymous, but if the volunteer believes you are at immediate risk of harm, they may share your details with people who can provide support.

Text: YM to 85258

Opening times: 24/7


Winston’s Wish

 Offers practical support and guidance to bereaved children, their families and professionals.

Online chat service available for young people (1pm – 5pm, Tuesdays & Fridays).

Phone: 08088 020 021 (for those supporting a grieving child or young person)


Text: WW to 85258 (24/7 support for young people in a crisis)

Opening times: 9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday


Hope Again

Cruse Bereavement Care’s website for young people experiencing grief.

Has lots of personal stories from young people who have lost someone, as well as information and advice.


Phone: 0808 808 1677

Opening times: 9:30am – 5pm, Monday – Friday


Grief Encounter

Supports children and young people through bereavement.

Free webchat service available.


Phone: 0808 802 0111

Opening times: 9am – 9pm, Monday – Friday


Trauma Loss Leaflet