Helplines & online services

There are several organisations you can go to to get help outside of QE. Some of them are listed below.

 

You can contact Childline about anything. Whatever your worry, it’s better out than in. We are here to support you and help you find ways to cope.

Web: www.childline.org.uk 

Tel: 0800 1111

'For Me' is the app that puts Childline in your pocket. It's free, it's secure and it's designed by young people for young people.

 

 

Compass BUZZ is an exciting, new, innovative and free project that aims to improve the mental heath and wellbeing of children and young people in schools across North Yorkshire.

Web: www.compass-buzz.org

Tel: 0800 008 7452

Text: 07520631168

 

 

Whatever you are going through, call us free any time, we are here round the clock, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Web: www.samaritans.org

Tel: 116 123 

Email: jo@samaritans.org

 

 

The Mix is here to take on the embarrassing problems, weird questions, and please-don’t-make-me-say-it-out-loud thoughts that people under 25 have in order to give them the best support through our digital and phone services.

Web: www.themix.org.uk

Tel:  0808 808 4994

 

Young Minds are committed to improving children’s wellbeing and mental health.

Web: www.youngminds.org.uk

Tel: 02070895050

 

Young Minds also provide help and guidance for parents. See their Parents Helpline page and their Parents Survival Guide.

 

 

Mind are for anyone who may be experiencing a mental health problem or has a family or friend who is. Mind’s Info line advisors provide information on a range of topics and will look for details of help and support in your own area.

Web:  www.mind.org.uk

Tel: 0300 123 3393

Text: 86463

Email: info@mind.org.uk

 

 

The NSPCC have set up a dedicated 'Report Abuse in Education' helpline for children and young people who've experienced abuse at school, and for worried adults and professionals that need support and guidance. 

Tel: 0800 136 663

Email: help@nspcc.org.uk

Here are some further wellbeing services and apps that have been recommended by Compass Buzz: WellbeingServicesandApps.pdf