All about the Medway Young Persons' Wellbeing Service

The Medway Young Persons' Wellbeing Service provides emotional wellbeing and mental health advice and support for young people and their families across Medway.

Information for young people, parents and carers


What is the Medway Young Persons' Wellbeing Service?



Who we are



Our approach


What types of support
do we offer?


How to get in touch
and refer

          Get involved



Additional support

You can find out more about additional support and the Medway Local Offer - an online hub for 0 to 25 year-olds with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND), their families and SEND practitioners - on their website.


For residents of Kent and Medway who are not currently a patient with KMPT (sometimes referred to as Kent and Medway secondary care mental health services), call the free 24 hour helpline on 0800 783 9111 if you need urgent mental health support, advice and guidance.

Or call 0800 107 0160 to speak with someone from the Release the Pressure team if you’re feeling stressed. You can also text "Kent" to 85258 for 24 hour mental health crisis support via text from trained volunteers.