Please find a variety websites and phone lines that may be useful to you

No Knives Better Lives is a national initiative which works with local organisations to provide information and support. The campaign aims to raise awareness of the consequences of carrying a knife and provides information on local activities and opportunities for young people. If you need advice regarding knife crime: www.noknivesbetterlives.com

 

CHAT HEALTH. If you’re 11 to 16 years old and you need advice you can text your school nurse: 07480635485 We help students with all kinds of things like… contraception, bullying, mental health, alcohol, self- harm, healthy eating, drugs, sex, smoking physical and emotional wellbeing, a range of health issues. Text us for confidential advice and support.

 

Thinkuknow aims to empower children and young people aged 5-17 to identify the risks they may face online and know where they can go for support. If you need advice or help you can visit their website:

 

Students against depression. Are you or someone you care about feeling persistently sad, low, anxious or empty? Depression is more common than you might think – 1 in 10 people will experience depression and/or anxiety in any one year. Students Against Depression offers information and resources validated by health professionals alongside tips and advice from students who have experienced it all themselves.