Safeguarding Organisations and Helplines
ChildLine is a private and confidential service for children and young people up to the age of 19. You can contact a ChildLine counsellor about anything -no problem is too big or too small. They can be contacted by: Telephone on (0800) 1111 (free call number)
Website at http://www.childline.org.uk
The NSPCC helps children who have been abused to rebuild their lives, protect those at risk, and find the best ways of preventing abuse from ever happening.
The NSPCC can be contacted by:
Telephone on 0808 800 5000 (free call number)
Website at http://www.nspcc.org.uk/
Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/nspcc
YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/user/nspcc
National Youth Advocacy Service (NYAS)
NYAS provides advocacy and legal services to children and young people in North Yorkshire. NYAS can be contacted:
Telephone on 0808 808 1001 (free call number) (weekdays 9am - 8pm, Saturday 10am - 4pm, excluding bank holidays)
Website at https://www.nyas.net/
A website for young people providing free, confidential drugs information and advice 24 hours a day.
A national charity committed to improving the mental health of all children and young people.
Provides free and confidential sexual health advice and contraception to young people under the age of 25.