Young People

General Advice


Samaritans are available round the clock, every single day of the year. Talk to them any time you like, in your own way, about whatever’s getting to you. Calls are free and won’t show on your bill.

Telephone 116 123
Samaritans website


Whatever your worry - it's better out than in.

Telephone 0800 1111 (Call Free)
Childline website

Victim Support

Advice service for victims of crime including sex crimes.

Telephone 0808 168 9111 (Call Free)
Victim Support website

young people

Addiction Advice


Information, help & advice on any drug related issue

Telephone 0800 776600 (Call Free)
Talk to Frank website

NHS Smokefree

Support on how to stop smoking

NHS Smoke Free website

Sexual Health Advice

Sexual Health Line

Information and advice on sexually transmitted infections, HIV, & AIDS

Telephone 0800 567123 (Call Free)

Emergency Contraception

You have 3 days in which to act to try and prevent a pregnancy.

Help is available from any GP who provides contraceptive services or from Contraceptive and Sexual Health Service (see above). During Bank Holidays emergency contraception may be obtained through Accident & Emergency Depts.