Performance Parents app
Youth Sport Trust have launched a free app to help parents and carers to support young athletes on talent pathways. The app covers topics including; the science of being a young person, balancing education & sport and competition support.
The free app can be downloaded from the app store by searching ‘Performance Parent’.
E learning resources
Youth Sport Trust have developed an e learning resource to guide and support parents and carers of talented young performers. The resource includes three e-learning modules to help young athletes prepare for the mental side of competition and covers the following topics – athlete mental wellbeing, life alongside sport and performance improvement.
Mental Health Awareness poster
TASS (Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme) have developed a useful Mental Health Awareness poster with tips, including what to watch out for, possible triggers of mental health problems, what to do and who can help.