Rise in numbers of children and teenagers in Lincolnshire with a mental health issue

Estimates suggest around 16 thousand in the county will have some kind of issue

The numbers of children and teenagers with mental health problems in Lincolnshire is on the rise with estimates suggesting as many as 16 thousand in the county will experience difficulties in 2020.

Figures show around 4 and a half thousand received support for issues like depression and anxiety in a year.

It's thought they're now more likely to come forward than previously.

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