Useful Contacts

Useful Contacts

Childline

0800 1111

childline.org.uk

Free 24-hour helpline for children and young people in the UK

The Mix

themix.org.uk

Online guide to life for 16-25 year olds.  Straight-talking emotional support is available 24 hours a day.  Chat about any issue on our moderated discussion boards andlive chat room.

NSPCC

Helpline (adults): 0800 800 5000

Helpline (children and young people): 0800 1111

help@nspcc.org.uk

nspcc.org.uk

Specialises in child protection and the prevention of cruelty to children.

Papyrus

Helpline: 0800 068 41 41

papyrus-uk.org

Charity for the prevention of young suicide, offering confidential support and awareness training.

Parenting and Family Support - Family Lives (formerly Parentline Plus)

Helpline: 0808 800 2222

familylives.org.uk

Support to anyone parenting a child.

Kooth

online counselling support

www.kooth.com

Links

Young persons counselling Hillingdon

01895 277 222

Samaritans

24-hour helpline: 116 123 (freephone)

jo@samaritans.org

Samaritans.org

Freepost RSRB-KKBY-CYJK, Chris, PO Box 90 90, Stirling, FK8 2SA.

Emotional support for anyone feeling down, experiencing distress or struggling to cope.

Youth Access

020 8772 9900

youthaccess.org.uk

Information on youth counselling.

Young Minds

020 7089 5050 (general enquiries)

0808 802 5544 (parents helpline, for any adult with concerns about the mental health of child or young person)

Youngminds.org.uk

National charity committed to improving the mental health of all babies, children and young people.  Provides information for both parents and young people.

StudentMinds

Studentminds.org.uk

Student Minds is the UK’s student mental health charity. We empower students with the knowledge, confidence and skills to look after their own mental health and support others through our national network of university groups. One conversation at a time, we will transform the state of student mental health. 

Anxiety Alliance 

Helpline: 0845 296 7877 (10am - 4pm, Monday to Friday)

Anxietyalliance.org.uk

Advice and support for sufferers of anxiety disorders, phobias, panic attacks and OCD. Support is available for friends and families of sufferers too.