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Qwell - The mental health & emotional wellbeing support service for all parents and carers in Derbyshire

Qwell has been commissioned by the local CCG to deliver free, personalised, online counselling, support and advice to parents and carers across Derby City and County.

Qualified therapists are online 365 days a year. Monday to Friday, from midday until 10.00pm and weekend 6.00pm until 10.00pm.

There is no criteria or referral process. Both parents & carers can access support for any issues they may be experiencing. This may include; self-esteem, bereavement, pressures and anxieties related to lockdowns, suicidal thoughts, friendships, family life, relationships, sexuality etc.

To access support, they simply register at

As well as chatting to our therapists on Qwell's text based service, parents & carers can message our team 24 hours a day, access our fully-moderated support forums, online magazine and other self-help tools.