Schools may find these fact sheets useful, both for staff who are talking about these events with pupils, and to pass on parents of any children who may be especially distressed following these dreadful attacks.
Supporting children and young people involved in major trauma
Responding to children affected by the media coverage of the incident in Manchester
For further information and guidance about working with children and young people parents and school staff can ring the Winston’s Wish helpline on: 08088 020 021 – open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
For more information about Mental Health Champions in Schools please email us at