Where to get help
If you would like to know more about mental health difficulties in young people and where to get advice and help, click on the link
Young Minds is a national organisation that offers information and support to children, young people and parents & carers.
For urgent help:
If you are a child or young person in crisis:
- Call Childline for free to speak to someone about what's happening and how you're feeling (0800 1111).
If you are a young adult in crisis:
- Call the Samaritans free helpline. It's open 24 hours, 365 days a year (116 123).
If it's an emergency:
- If you are in an emergency and there is a risk to life ( your own or another persons) call 999.