Helplines for the Young

Addiction Advice (Drugs/Alcohol/Smoking)

Frank

Information, help & advice on any drug related issue

Quitline

Support on how to stop smoking

  • 0800 169 0169

On the Level

Hillingdon service for under 18′s wanting help with drug & alcohol use

  • 01895 207788

Trashed UK

Information of legal and illegal drugs and substances

Sexual Health Advice for Young People

Sexwise

Information & advice on sex for 12 – 18 year olds

Sexual Health Line

Information and advice on sexually transmitted infections, HIV, & AIDS

  • 0800 567123

Emergency Contraception

You have 3 days in which to act to try and prevent a pregnancy. Help is available from any GP who provides contraceptive services or from Contraceptive and Sexual Health Service. During Bank Holidays emergency contraception may be obtained through Accident & Emergency Deptartments.

Click here for more information.

Other Useful Resources

Samaritans

Listening service available 24 hours.

  • 0845 790 9090

Childline

Available 24 hours a day

Eating Disorders

BEAT – Understanding Eating Disorders

Connexions Direct

Expert advice for teenagers

  • Text: 07766 413 219

Victim Support

Advice service for victims of crime including sex crimes

Health and General issues for Teenagers

A set of useful links to sites which cover health and personal issues aimed at teenagers

Emotional Problems

Emotional problems, families relationships etc for those 12 – 16 years of age