Kooth - free online mental health & wellbeing support for 10-16 year olds in Kent

Kooth is a free online counselling and emotional well-being support service providing young people aged 10-16 years (up to 17th birthday) in Kent with a safe and secure means of accessing support with their emotional health and wellbeing needs, from a professional team of qualified counsellors. By accessing Kooth, young people can benefit from:


  • A free, confidential, anonymous and safe way to receive support online.

  • Out of hours’ availability. Counsellors are available from 12noon to 10pm on weekdays and 6pm to 10 pm at weekends, every day of the year on a drop-in basis.

  • Online Counselling from a professional team of BACP qualified counsellors is available via 1-1 chat sessions or messaging on a drop in basis or via booked sessions.

  • Discussion Boards which are all pre-moderated allow young people to access peer to peer support.

  • Online Magazine full of moderated articles many of which are submitted by young people offering advice and guidance on a huge range of topics.

  • No referral is required. Young people can register for Kooth independently at www.kooth.com

To find out more visit www.Kooth.com and you can also view a short video about the service by following this link: Kooth Video


Please find below details of upcoming free webinars for professionals to come along and find out more, which includes a live tour of the site. I will be scheduling dates for April next week. I also have a pre-recorded webinar too:

Please ensure you register for the workshop of choice. All enquiries to kdawber@kooth.com


Mon 8 March

1pm – 2pm

https://forms.gle/9ZiJM6aLngoX8iP96

https://zoom.us/j/91090866351

Fri 19 March

10.30am – 11.30am

https://forms.gle/9ZiJM6aLngoX8iP96

https://zoom.us/j/96312126850

Tuesday 23 March

3pm – 4pm

https://forms.gle/9ZiJM6aLngoX8iP96

https://zoom.us/j/99222537900

Thurs 1 April

12pm – 1pm

https://forms.gle/9ZiJM6aLngoX8iP96

https://zoom.us/j/95223088182