The 'bus stop' for children who feel lonely
A school in Surrey has introduced a special area in the playground, called a Buddy Bus Stop, to help children who feel sad or find themselves on their own at break time.
Children who want a friend go and stand by the sign, and if other children see them there, they invite them to play with them. It's an idea which is being picked up by a number of schools around the country.
This clip is originally from BBC Radio 5 live's year-long season, State of Mind, which takes an in-depth look at our mental health.
12 May 2017
- From the section Education & Family