Kooth and Qwell are comissioned in Cornwall by NHS Cornwall & IOS ICB to offer free, anonymous counselling and mental health support without referrals or wait lists.
Kooth is for 11-19 year olds.
Qwell is for 19-25 year olds and since January, has been commissioned in Cornwall for ALL parents and carers.
The support is all online, via the Kooth and Qwell websites, 1:1 counselling is available as a drop-in session or by setting up 6 weeks of weekly counselling.
They also have age-appropriate online discussion boards (which are completely moderated so that no bullying, trolling or spreading of misinformation can happen), articles written by their clinical team and self-guided tools to support mental health and well-being.
Parents & carers and 19-25 year olds, can sign up to Qwell at www.qwell.io
Young people aged 11-19 can sign up to Kooth at www.kooth.com