Here are just some of the options available for a child or young person in need of emotional support and advice, or in the case of a mental health crisis:
- Kooth.com – Offers 24/7 access to self-help materials and daily online counselling available
- CYP Havens are available for 10 – 18 year olds to come along and talk about any worries in a friendly and confidential environment. No appointment is needed and you don’t need to phone first, just turn up. For more information including locations and opening times visit: http://www.cyphaven.net/
- In the case of a mental health crisis, please contact Extended Hope. The service is available for young people over the age of 11, and operates between 5pm-11pm, 7 days a week. It can be accessed through the Emergency Duty Team on 01483 517898.