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Freephone 0800 1111 (24 hours) (Your call will not show on any telephone bill)

www.childline.org.uk | online chat | message boards


Childline is the UK’s free helpline for children and young people. It provides confidential telephone counselling service for any child with a problem. There are professional counsellors who are available to talk whenever you need them.

The BB Group







The BB Group offer many sites to help children and young people to deal with issues such as bullying, depression and mental health issues. Peer Mentors, Life Mentors, Counsellors and advisers are available to help young people deal with any issue they have.



The AAB Group





Get Connected


Freephone 0808 808 4994 (7 days a week 1pm-11pm)


Free, confidential telephone and email helpline finding young people the best help whatever the problem. Get Connected provides free connections to local or national services, and can text information to callers’ mobile phones.




Tel: 08457 90 90 90 (24 hrs 7 days a week)
Samaritans volunteers listen in confidence to anyone in any type of emotional distress, without judging or telling people what to do.





Helpline 0208 896 3675 (Monday & Thurs 6.30-9.30pm)
A confidential helpline run by young people for young people up to 19 years of age who need emotional support.



The Site



The site is an online guide to life for 16 to 25 year-olds. It provide's non-judgmental support and information on everything from sex and exam stress to debt and drugs.

Youth Access


Visit www.youthaccess.org.uk to search their directory of services for help in your area.

Signposting service: 0208 772 9900 (Mon – Fri from 9am-1pm & 2-5pm)
A national membership organisation for youth information, advice and counselling agencies. Provides information on youth agencies to children aged 11-25 and their carers but does not provide direct advice.

Your Rights


Children's legal centre
Child Law Advice Line 08088 020 008 (freephone)
The Children's Legal Centre is a charity that  promotes children's rights and gives legal advice and representation to children and young people.

Community Anti-Bullying Project


This is a telephone helpline for young people who are experiencing bullying. They also offer support to teachers, parents or anyone requiring information on bullying. Information and advice on how to deal with bullying.

0800 915 4545 (freephone)
5-7 New George Street, Hull, HU2 8AX


The following websites all have a variety of information to help those who are being bullied:


CEOP: www.ceop.police.uk   In an emergency you should always call 999 

Think u know: www.thinkuknow.co.uk

Internet Watch Foundation: http://www.iwf.org.uk/

Bullies Out: www.bulliesout.com

ChildNet International: http://www.childnet.com/

Safer Internet Center: http://www.saferinternet.org.uk/

Safe Network: www.safenetwork.org.uk

Anti-bullying alliance: www.anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk

Bullying UK: www.bullying.co.uk

Respect Me: www.respectme.org.uk

NSPCC: www.nspcc.org.uk

Buswise: www.buswise.co.uk

Beyond Bullying: www.beyondbullying.com

School Councils UK: www.schoolcouncils.org

Brook: www.brook.org.uk

NUS: www.nus.org.uk

Vinspired: www.vinspired.com

Banardos: www.barnardos.org.uk

Papyrus: http://www.papyrus-uk.org/

National Self-Harm Network: www.nshn.co.uk

Young Minds: www.youngminds.org.uk

Peer Link: www.peerlink.org.uk/

Dyslexia Asosiasion: www.bdadyslexia.org.uk

SAUK:  www.social-anxiety.org.uk

Social Anxiety Institute: socialanxietyinstitute.org

Youth Line UK: www.youthlineuk.com

Mind: www.mind.org.uk

Street Articles: www.streetarticles.com


Further useful sites for young people: 


www.participationworks.org.uk - Participation Works

www.crae.org.uk - Children's Rights Alliance for England

www.ncvys.org.uk - National Council for Voluntary Youth Services

www.nya.org.uk - National Youth Agency

www.byc.org.uk - British Youth Council

www.ncb.org.uk - National Children's Bureau

www.education.gov.uk - DfE - Department for Education

www.kids.org.uk - Kids

www.rights4u.org.uk - Rights 4 u

www.ukyouth.org - UK Youth

www.cypnow.co.uk - Children and Young People Now

www.yhgfl.net -Yorkshire and Humber Grid for Learning