Useful info and links
In this section
You can find links to other websites that give advice and info on a range of subjects relevant to young people. There is also a link to a blog written by and for young people. Here you’ll find inspirational stories and a way of connecting with other young people in the Bristol area.
If you’re feeling curious, you could try the intelligence test. It takes a few minutes and gives you an indication of where your strengths lie, that is whether you’re naturally musical, work well with others, enjoy learning outdoors, and a number of other things too.
Links and Resources
Support for young people
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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..
Counselling service for young people. Info and advice on a range of subjects.
Information and support for young carers.
Support and info on things to do for young people.
Police. Call 999 in an emergency or 101 for non-emergencies.
Free and confidential info for Under 25s.
Support and advice for young people on what is an abusive relationship.
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.
Support for young people on looking after yourself emotionally and coping with stress.
Indigo Project is an independent, user led organisation which provides a unique and successful approach to working with young people who self-injure aged 13 – 19.
BEAT is a dedicated space for anyone who supports someone with an eating disorder: family members, friends – even teachers and colleagues.
Drugs & Alcohol
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.
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.
Childline has an app for smartphones that helps you stay in control when texting or messaging.
Support and advice on bullying.