Below are some links and contact numbers for local and national organisations that can help support and advise around this subject. There is always someone that can help you so speak up.
SexYouality – http://syacambs.org/ – We work to support all young Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Trans individuals through often difficult years. We offer a number of services to support and empower you to get everything you want out of life.
Cambridgeshire Child and Adolescent Substance Use Service (CASUS) http://www.cpft.nhs.uk/services/CASUS-cambridgeshire-child-and-adolescent-substance-use-service.htm – 01480 415278
Fenland Police – http://www.cambs.police.uk/LocalPolicing/Fenland/ 101
The Police are always there to help! You may recognise one of the PCSO’s that spend time in your school and they are always free to talk to, but if you don’t recognize anyone don’t worry – the link will take you to a page that will explain how and where to get some help.
YMCA – 01223 356998 http://www.theymca.org.uk
They work with many who have suffered homelessness or come from tough or disadvantaged backgrounds, but also plenty who just are young people looking for some fun activates. Ranging from housing, youth work and counseling to health and fitness and Instructor Training, they have something for everyone.
Childline – www.childline.org.uk
Get help and advice about a wide range of issues, talk to a counsellor discretely online.
Youthoria – 01354 750359 www.youthoria.org/get-help
The website for 9 -11 year old in Fenland.
The Mix – 0808 808 4994 http://www.getconnected.org.uk/
Get Connected is the UK’s free, confidential helpline service for young people under 25 who need help, but don’t know where to turn.
Peterborough Safeguarding Children Board 01733 863744 http://www.peterboroughlscb.org.uk/home/children-and-young-people/ – If you are a Child/Young Person, this website is for you. We can help if:
- You are being mistreated or abused by someone and you’re not sure what to do
- You think another child/young person is being mistreated or abused
- You need advice or need to talk to someone.
National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children – http://www.nspcc.org.uk
24hr helpline – 0800 800 5000. We believe that no child should be abused. That’s why we’re here and that’s what drives all our work.We help children rebuild their lives, and we find ways to prevent abuse from ruining anymore.
Centre33 – http://www.centre33.org.uk/
Tel: 01223 316488
Centre 33 exists to help every young person in Cambridgeshire fulfil their potential. We support and empower you to overcome your problems through a range of free and confidential services.
Link to Change – www.linktochange.org.uk
Supporting young people who are victims of Child Sexual Exploitation.
Dhiverse – http://www.dhiverse.org.uk – Confidential support and advice for young people around sexual health and relationships. Our mission is to promote good sexual health for all and to improve health, welfare and quality of life. Contact us by phone, text or email:
Mobile: 07548 960453
Landline: 01223 508805
The Hideout – http://www.thehideout.org.uk/
Women’s Aid have created this space to help children and young people to understand domestic abuse, and how to take positive action if it’s happening to you.
Frank – http://www.talktofrank.com/
Find out everything you want to know about drugs, like what effects they have and what the law says. For friendly, confidential advice, talk to FRANK.
Disrespect Nobody – https://www.disrespectnobody.co.uk/
There’s a person attached to every body, respect both.Healthy relationships are all about respecting each other. You should feel loved, safe and free to be yourself. Get advice and support if you’re worried about any kind of relationship abuse. Visit us to find details of organisations who can help.
The Safe Network
Video games and online formats can be social, interactive and fun but you need to be aware and alert to the possible dangers. Safeguarding yourself from these potential risks starts before you log on, check out the following site for advice to help you stay safe: http://www.safenetwork.org.uk/help_and_advice/best_safeguarding_practice/Pages/safe-online-gaming-tips-children.aspx