May 05 2017

£165,130 granted to Place 2 Be

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London based Place2Be is a national charity providing emotional support to children in schools have been granted £165,130 spread over 3 years.

London based Place2Be is a national charity providing emotional support to children in schools have been granted £165,130 spread over 3 years.

The grant will support the training of 110 volunteer councillors to be places in 32 schools across the North West.

Volunteer Counsellors (VCs) deliver one-to-one counselling work with children and young people with high emotional needs.

Established in 1993, Place 2 Be supports up to 580 children, aged between four and 14, who will benefit from the counselling, supporting children from a range of backgrounds with differing needs including special educational needs and disabilities.

For more information, contact 0207 923 5500

Website: www.place2be.org.uk