Children and Youth

Support for Young People

On this page we have gathered together places where you can find information, advice and guidance. If you would like to talk to someone about getting support for a young person, email ([email protected]) call, or text (07513 088633) Sarah Woodcock our Youth Worker.

OrganisationContact details
Young Minds – Information for young people and Parents helpline
SHOUT – Crisis text supportTXT ‘Shout’ to 85258 – Online counselling and support
Reachout Youth – Support Youth
The Lily Jo Project – Website full of resources for young people.

There are also some useful apps you can download.

  • StayAlive. A suicide prevention resource to support young people in crisis. You can also use this if you are worried about someone else considering suicide.
  • Calm Harm. Tools to help resist the urge to self-harm.
  • A Year in Pixels. A way to rate emotions and feelings on a daily, weekly or monthly basis.