Local Support

  For CYPS/Crisis Service follow this link.

  TIC plus – a local counselling agency which provides counselling support to children and young people aged 9 – 21, via phone, text or online chat. They also provide a parents advice line available via phone or online chat. See the website for more details.

Telephone: 01594 372777 or Text: 07520 634063

Website: www.ticplus.org.uk

  Gloucestershire Self Harm Helpline – This is an all age service which provides listening, advice and signposting via phone, text or online chat.

Telephone: 0808 801 0606 or Text: 07537 410 022 (every day 5pm – 10pm)

Website: www.gloucestershireselfharm.org – the website provides information, advice and signposting.

  NHS On Your Mind – a Gloucestershire based website about emotional health and wellbeing for young people.

Website: www.onyourmindglos.nhs.uk

  NHS School Nursing – confidential text chat service 9am-4.30pm Monday-Friday (excluding Bank Holidays) for school age children and young people.

Text: 07507 333351

  School Nurse – Drop-in at your school – children and young people can access this via their school, and often progress to a drop in via the text chat service.

  Gloucestershire Young Carers – this local charity supports children and young people who are carers, either with their own emotional health, or in supporting them to care for a relative with poor mental health, who may be self harming.

Website: www.glosyoungcarers.org.uk

  Hope support services – This Herefordshire based charity provides ongoing online support to children and young people in Gloucestershire who live with a parent with a serious health diagnosis, including severe mental illnesses such as bi-polar disorder or schizophrenia.

Website: www.hopesupport.org.uk