The YoungMinds Parent's helpline offers free confidential online and telephone support, including information and advice, to any adult worried about the emotional problems, behavior or mental health of a child or young person up to the age of 25.
T: 0808 802 5544 Monday to Friday 9.30am-4pm
W: www.youngminds.org.uk click here to visit YoungMinds
Surrey Family and Mediation Service
SFMS offer a range of services including family mediation, child contact centers and separated parent information programs. Short-term individual and group child counselling is available in a variety of venues throughout Surrey.
T: 01372 749 911
W: www.sfms.org.uk click here to visit Surrey Family and Mediation Services
Offers a searchable list of young people's counselling and advice services throughout the UK.
T: 0207 772 9900
W: www.youthaccess.org.uk click here to visit Youth Access
Information, advice, guidance and support for parents in all aspects of family life, including how separation affects children. A free phone help line is open every day 7am – midnight.
T: 0808 2222
W: www.familylives.org.uk click here to visit Family Lives
Support for people with eating disorders and their families.
Adult helpline open to anyone over 18 who needs support and information relating to an eating disorder, including sufferers, carers and professionals.
T:0845 634 1414
Youth line for people under 25
T: 0845 634 7650
W: www.b-eat.co.uk click here to visit Beat
Supports bereaved children and their families.
T: 08452 03 04 05 Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
W: winstonswish.org.uk click here to visit Winston's Wish
Bristol Crisis Service for Women
National organization supporting girls and women who are self-harming. Services include support via text and e-mail, and also some really good online resources.
W: www.selfinjurysupport.org.uk click here to visit Bristol Crisis Service for Women
Contact a Family
Offers a range of advice, support and information to families with disabled children and children with special needs including autism, ADHD and Asperger’s. Contact a Family also offers a range of peer support opportunities.
T: 0808 808 3555 Mon-Fri 10am-4pm
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org click here to visit Contact A Family
Has a free phone 24-hour domestic violence helpline run jointly with Refuge.
Women’s Aid website offers information for women and children about domestic violence.
T: 0808 2000 247
W: www.womensaid.org.uk click here to visit Women's Aid
Website includes info for parents concerned about their child’s anxiety.
W: www.anxietyuk.org.uk click here to visit Anxiety UK
Parents can call the helpline in regards to children.
T:0845 390 6232
W: www.ocdaction.org.uk click here to visit OCD Action
(The National Attention Deficit Disorder Information and Support Service)
Provide information and resources about ADHD to anyone who needs assistance including parents.
T: 0208 852 2800 (office hours)
W: www.addiss.co.uk click here to visit The National attention Deficit Disorder Information and Suuport Service
Adults concerned about the safety of a child can contact NSPCC by phone, text, email or online. Can be anonymous.
T: 0800 800 50000 (free phone 24 hours)
W: www.nspcc.org.uk click here to visit the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children
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