Self Care Information About Children


A new  service for all Manchester children and young people aged 11-18 years to help support their emotional health and wellbeing will go live on Wednesday 1 June 2016.  is a free, safe, confidential and non-stigmatised online service for young people to access themselves. Kooth offer online counselling, self-help tools, peer support boards, moderated peer discussion, referral into face to face services, and a co-produced online magazine. 

Kooth resources are available 24/7 via their website. The online counselling service will be available from 12pm noon to 10pm Monday to Friday and 6pm to 10pm at weekends. This service is a 12 month pilot taking place in Manchester. 


Children – Breathing Difficulties or Asthma in Children



Children – Chickenpox



Children – Coughs, Colds and Chest Infections



Children – Ears



Coughs & Wheezing






Infants – Being Sick



Infants – Breastfeeding



Infants – Burns & Scalds



Infants – Crying



Infants – Getting A Good Night’s Sleep



Infants – Nappy Rash



Infants – Rashes and Dry Skin



Infants – Teething



Infants – Watery or Sticky Eyes



Looking After Their Teeth



Registering Your Child With a GP



Sleeping Well



Smoke Free Home



Taking Your Child’s Temperature



Upset Tummy



Vitamin D