Information that may be helpful
Alcohol & Substance Misuse
Catch 22 – Surrey Young People’s Substance Misuse Service
Talk to Frank – confidential drugs advice
Child Protection Conferences
Children’s Right Service – work with children and young people to better understand their experience of living and working in Surrey
SEND Surrey – the online hub for 0-25 year olds with special educational needs or a disability
Havens for young people to get support to talk about worries, stress and mental health
Healthy and Unhealthy Relationships
Childline – Link from Childline for advice and support around healthy and unhealthy relationships.
Mental Health and Wellbeing
Kooth – provider of online mental health services for children, young people and adults.
Heads Together Counselling – Free and confidential counselling for young people aged 14-24
Mental Health App – A new mental health app aims to give support to teenagers from their peers
Online Safety and Technology
Education for a connected world – describes the digital knowledge and skills that children and young people should have the opportunity to develop at different stages of their lives. Published by UK Council for Child Internet Safety (UKCCIS) February 2018
Simplified social media terms and conditions (from the Children’s Commissioner)
Stay Safe, Don’t Send – a video made by Gypsy and Traveller young people to raise awareness about staying safe online (YouTube)
Proposed Online Safety Initiatives – Government press release February 2018
Safeguarding on Transport
Contact the Solace Centre for support if you have experienced sexual assault – Solace Centre – leaflet for children (PDF)
Sex and Consent
Watch this video which explains sexual consent
Disrespect Nobody – Information about Sexting, Relationships, Consent and more
Zipit App – If someone’s trying to get you to send them naked images of yourself, use the images on Zipit to keep the situation in control. Get flirty chat back on the right track. Full of comebacks and tips to help you stay in control of your chat game.
NSPCC PANTS Campaign – The Underwear Rule
Peer Champions: Be Internet SMART – here
Peer Champions: When You Look at Me – here
Other useful links
- Children’s Commissioner
- CBBC Stay Safe
- Rise Above – A website, created by young people for young people, aims to build emotional resilience in individuals aged 11 to 16
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