If you are looking for a change of career, a skills boost or want to pursue a hobby, we have a great range of part time, adult courses. Find out more

Support Services

Our support staff may not be available outside of term time, but if you need support there are organisations available to help you.

MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT

Stay Alive

App. Suicide prevention

Calm Harm

App. Self-harm advise, including eating disorders and drug and alcohol abuse can help with urges to self-harm or drug use

NHS

Self-referral Single point of access for anyone experiencing mental health problems. Call 0300 777 0707 (8am-7pm) or 01438 843322 (5pm-8am).

Young Minds

www.youngminds.org.uk

Lots of advice on different subjects. 24/7 crisis support. Urgent text 85258

Kooth

www.kooth.com

Online counselling

HOMELESSNESS SUPPORT

Shelter

www.england.shelter.org.uk

Call 0808 800 4444
8am – 8pm on weekdays
9am – 5pm on weekends

Centre Point

www.centrepoint.org.uk

Call 0808 800 0661
Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm

DOMESTIC ABUSE SUPPORT

Refuge

www.refuge.org.uk

Contact: 0808 2000 247

Safer Places

www.saferplaces.co.uk

Contact: 03301 025812

DRUGS AND ALCOHOL SUPPORT

Frank

www.talktofrank.com

Drug Advice

Contact: 0300 123 6600

Alcoholics Anonymous

www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk
Call 0800 9177650

Al-Anon

www.al-anonuk.org.uk/helpline
Contact: 0800 0086 811

Add Action

www.addaction.org.uk
Contact: 020 7251 5860

ADDITIONAL SUPPORT

Health For Teens

www.healthforteens.co.uk/sexual-health
Contact your GP or call NHS 111. In an emergency please visit A&E or call 999

Samaritans

www.samaritans.org

Call: 116 123