Children and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)

 What is CAMHS?

CAMHS help children overcome mental health challenges

CVS anti stigma poster

Did you know in England….

  • 1 in 10 children has mental health problems
  • Only 1 in 3 children in England gets help with a diagnosable mental health problem
  • 9 out of 10 children say they received negative reactions from friends and teachers to their mental health diagnosis

THRIVE seeks to stress and promote the requirement for multi-agency input, which is essential for meeting the full range of mental health and wellbeing needs of children and young people in our communities.

CAMHS THRIVE interim report

Health Partners Forum - Focus on Children and Young People Oct 2017

 CB anti stigma

Further information, posters and engagement reports can be found at the links below:

Anti-stigma booklet

CAMHS Anti-stigma Poster

CAMHS in Brent Report - FGM, CSE and Gangs - Needs Assessment

CAMHS Needs Assessment Brent Emerging Themes from Engagement

Anti-stigma CYP Mental Health Outreach Update 2017

UCLPartners North West London CAMHS Needs Assessment report - Brent

Brent Young People Thrive

Free, safe and anonymous online support for young people

Help in a mental health crisis