Links and Resources for Young People

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Support for young people

Childline

Childline

Private and confidential service for children and young people

ChildLine is a private and confidential service for children and young people up to the age of nineteen. You can contact a ChildLine counsellor about anything – no problem is too big or too small. Call free on 0800 1111, have a 1-2-1 chat online or send an email. You can also access useful info on their Youtube channel.

Samaritans

Samaritans

Young Person's website about domestic abuse and violence

SAMARITANS support anyone in distress, around the clock, through 201 branches across the UK and Republic of Ireland. Further resources are on their Youtube channel.

Off The Record

Off The Record

Counselling service for young people. Info and advice on a range of subjects

Off The Record are a Bristol based counselling service for young people. Info and advice on a range of subjects. Further resources on their Youtube channel.

Creative Youth Network

Creative Youth Network

Young Person's website about domestic abuse and violence

Creative Youth Network helps young people to reach their potential and build lasting, secure relationships with young people, based on trust and the unique needs of each person in safe and creative environments across Bristol and South Gloucester. Further resources on their Youtube channel.

Learning Partnerships West

Learning Partnerships West

Information and support for young people in Bristol and the surrounding areas.

Further info on their Youtube channel.

Young Carers

Young Carers

Information and support for young carers

Further info on their Youtube channel.

Bristol Youth Links

Support and info on things to do for young people

Avon & Somerset Police

Police. Call 999 in an emergency or 101 for non-emergencies

Relationships

The Hideout

The Hideout

Young Person's website about domestic abuse and violence

4YP Bristol

4YP Bristol

Live in Bristol? Need advice about puberty, relationships, sex or contraception? This is the place to find it.

Ask Brook

Ask Brook

Free and confidential info for Under 25s

Further info on Brook’s Youtube channel.

Daughters of Eve

Daughters of Eve

Daughters of Eve is a non profit organisation that works to protect girls and young women who are at risk from female genital mutilation (FGM).

This Is Abuse

Support and advice for young people on what is an abusive relationship

The Sky Project

Based in Bristol, The Sky Project provides information and support for professionals, communities and individuals in issues around forced marriage.

 Young Stonewall

Young Stonewall

Information and support for young gay, lesbian and bi-sexual people

Further info and resources on Stonewall’s Youtube channel and their Instagram account.

Emotional Wellbeing

Bristol Crisis Service for Women / Self Injury Support

Bristol Crisis Service for Women / Self Injury Support

Bristol Crisis Service for Women (BCSW) is a national organisation that supports girls and women in emotional distress. We particularly help women who harm themselves, often called self-injury.

Childline

Childline

Private and confidential service for children and young people

ChildLine is a private and confidential service for children and young people up to the age of nineteen. You can contact a ChildLine counsellor about anything – no problem is too big or too small. Call free on 0800 1111, have a 1-2-1 chat online or send an email. You can also access useful info on their Youtube channel.

Young Minds

Young Minds

Support for young people on looking after yourself emotionally and coping with stress.

BEAT

BEAT is a dedicated space for anyone who supports someone with an eating disorder: family members, friends – even teachers and colleagues.

Drugs & Alcohol

FRANK

FRANK

FRANK helps you find out everything you might want to know about drugs (and some stuff you don’t). For friendly, confidential advice, Talk to FRANK.

Internet Safety

UK Safer Internet Centre

UK Safer Internet Centre

The UK Safer Internet Centre is coordinated by a partnership of three leading organisations; Childnet International, the South West Grid for Learning and the Internet Watch Foundation. It is co-funded by the European Commission’s Safer Internet Programme and is one of the 31 Safer Internet Centres of the Insafe network. See also their Youtube channel and Instagram account.

Childline

Childline

Private and confidential service for children and young people

ChildLine is a private and confidential service for children and young people up to the age of nineteen. You can contact a ChildLine counsellor about anything – no problem is too big or too small. Call free on 0800 1111, have a 1-2-1 chat online or send an email. You can also access useful info on their Youtube channel.

Thinkuknow

Thinkuknow

Come in to find the latest information on the sites you like to visit, mobiles and new technology. Find out what’s good, what’s not and what you can do about it. If you look after young people there’s an area for you too – with resources you can use in the classroom or at home. See also their Youtube channel.

Bullying

Anti Bullying Network

Support and advice on bullying