Chilypep is currently funded by Barnsley CCG and Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council to deliver a range of mental health training courses to schools, colleges, the children’s workforce, frontline services, charities, local businesses and community members, as part of Barnsley’s strategic plans around suicide prevention and mental health transformation.

Our trainers have extensive experience in and around mental health and emotional wellbeing support and influencing work and bring this experience to life through interactive content. We offer a range of mental health training courses, including Youth & Adult Mental Health First Aid courses, Applied Suicide Interventions Skills Training (ASIST), SafeTALK and bespoke training to suit your needs.

If you are a school, college, or organisation based in Barnsley and would like to explore funded training options that might be available to you, please email us at

You can view our current training brochures here:

"'It was an excellent course. I believe everyone working in this sector should complete it.' "

YMHFA participant | 2019

"'Excellent informative day which I will definitely be able to use in my daily practice at work. Thanks!'"

YMHFA participant | 2020