Advice for Young People

ADVICE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

General Advice

Samaritans
 
Listening service available 24 hours
     
Telephone E-mail Website
     
0845 790 9090 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Click here
     
Childline
 
Whatever your worry - it's better out than in.
     
Telephone E-mail Website
     
0800 1111 Not available Click here
     
NCH Support Workers
 
Practical help and information for 11 - 18 years olds in Somerset
     
Telephone    
     
Taunton 01823 256969  
Bridgwater 01278 429273  
Yeovil 01935 474973  
Frome 01373 451307  
     
Somerset Eating Disorders Association
 
beat is the leading UK charity for people with eating disorders and their families.
     
Telephone E-mail Website
     
01458 448600 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Click here
     
Victim Support
 
Advice service for victims of crime including sex crimes.
     
Telephone E-mail Website
     
01460 55535 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Click here
     
There4me
 
Help with loads of issues like abuse, bullying, exams, drugs and self harm.
     
    Website
     
    Click here

Addiction Advice

Frank
 
Information, help & advice on any drug related issue
     
Telephone E-mail Website
     
0800 776600 Click Here Click here
(Call Free)    
     
NHS Smokefree
 
Support on how to stop smoking
     
  Contact Website
     
  Click here Click here
     
On the Level
 
Somerset service for under 18's wanting help with drug & alcohol use
     
Telephone    
     
01749 836727    

Sexual Health Advice

Sexually Transmitted Infections
 
Genita-Urinary Medicine (GUM) Clinics provide free testing & treatment
     
Telephone    
     
Taunton (Appts) 01823 252222  
Health Advisor 01823 332182  
     
Contraceptive and Sexual Health Service
 
Free services, including young people's clinics across Somerset
     
Telephone    
     
01823 364940 Click here  
     
Emergency Contraception
 

You have three days in which to act to try and prevent a pregnancy.

Help is available from any GP who provides contraceptive services or from Contraceptive and Sexual Health Service (see above). During Bank Holidays emergency contraception may be obtained through Accident & Emergency Depts.

Recommended Fees

Please click the link below to have access to our Recommended Fees (as of January 2015).

 

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Macmillan benefits adviser

 

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