Tuesday, 8 March 2011

Worried and Need to Talk...... School's closed...... Who can I Talk to?

Sometimes we all need a little help and it isn't always when school is open.

What happens if you need some support when school is closed?

Where would you find the support and information that you need?

Q - Who's out there?

A - Below is a list of some of the more prominent organisations who offer support either by telephone or Web sites.

Q - What if I use one what is it like?

A - Scroll to the Youtube advert for Childline at the bottom of this blog and see what they say. (don't forget to check out the others on the way)

Cruse Bereavement Care
Helping Young People to cope with the death of someone they know.

Telephone - 0808 808 1677

National Association For Children of Alcoholics (NACOA)
Helping Young People cope with a parent or carer who drinks too much Alcohol

Telephone 0800 358 3457Web Site

beat Youth Services
Helping Young People cope with an eating disorder

Telephone 0845 634 7650
Text 07786 20 18 20

Anti-Bullying Network
Helping Young People to cope with bullying.


Helping Young People to cope with bullying


Helping Young People answer questions about drugs.

Telephone - 0800 77 66 00

Helping Young People with sadness or thoughts about taking their own life.

Telephone - 08457 90 90 90

Young Minds
The voice of young people's mental health and wellbeing. Young Minds provides advice and information for young people, parents and carers.


One of the best known is...

Telephone - 0800 1111

What's Childline all about? What will they say?

Click on the link below to watch the You Tube clip to find out more.

Is there any other really good sites out there?
Has anyone used either a help site or contacted one by phone and found it really useful. Could it help others? Let me know anonimously by responding via my blog.

All of the above are nationally recognised organisations there are many more this is just a selection.
I hope it helped.

The information contained within this Blog is supplied by the Individual Organisations who are named and  therefore Cooper school accepts no liability for any information contained within their sites or given over the telephone.