Helplines

Helplines for Pupils and Parents

  • CHILDLINE  0800 1111 A free and confidential helpline for children and young people in the UK. Lines open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 
  • NSPCC, Advice, guidance, help support or to take action on your behalf if you have concerns about a child who is either being abused or at risk of abuse. 0808 5005000
  • SAMARITANS    e-mail  jo@samaritans.org   or telephone 24 hours 116123
  • CRUSE BEREAVEMENT CARE www.cruse.org.uk
  • TALK TO FRANK www.talktofrank.com  Confidential drugs information and advice 24 hours a day. Telephone 0300 1236600
  • MIND  Confidential help on a range of mental health issues. Telephone 0300 1233393
  • YOUNG MINDS Parent Information Service provides information and advice on child mental health issues. Telephone 020 7089 5050 www.youngminds.org.uk/pis
  • HEALTH FOR TEENS www.healthforteens.co.uk  A new and different way for young people aged 11-16 to learn about their health.