Youth Services Links

Beatbullying works with young people to combat bullying and provide them with important opportunities to make positive changes to their lives.

Body and Soul is a charity that supports children, teenagers and families living with or affected by HIV.

British Pregnancy Advice Service provides advice on pregnancy and options young people have, including abortion.

Brook provide free and confidential information to people under 25. They can access advice regarding contraception, STIs, sex and relationships, pregnancy, your rights, your body, A-Z of sex.

ChildLine provides a free and confidential helpline that can help young people in distress or danger. Counselors provide advice and support by phone and online 24 hours a day.

Connexions provides information and advice, to young people to help them make decisions and choices in their lives. They can access information and advice about careers, work, learning, money, health, relationships, housing, your rights, free time and travel.

London Lesbian and Gay Switchboard operates an information, support and referral service for lesbians, gay men, bisexual and trans people and is staffed with volunteers from these communities.

Marie Stopes provides sexual and reproductive healthcare services including support and information on abortion.

National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) provides a free, confidential service for anyone concerned about children and young people at risk. The service offers counselling, information and advice.

SEX – WORTH TALKING ABOUT provides straightforward information and advice for young people about sex and relationships.

Stonewall works for equality and justice for lesbians, gay men and bisexuals.

Talk to Frank is a young peoples website which gives lots of information on drugs and alcohol – see the A-Z of drugs section. It also offers a text services, an email service and a free helpline.

The Hide Out helps young people understand domestic violence – what it is and how to identify it.

TheSite.org provides information and advice on a range of topics including sex and relationships, health and wellbeing, drink and drugs, home, law and money, work and study and travel and free time.