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Self-Help Resources U19s

Suicidal thoughts

Local resources

Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Mental Health Teams

CAMHs (Children and Adolescent Mental Health Service)

The CAMHS team provide assessment, advice and treatment for children and young people with severe and complex mental health problems. CAMHS also provide support and advice to their families or carers.

Go to cornwallft.nhs.uk/camhs/

For new referrals contact the Early Help Hub on: 01872 322277

Or email: earlyhelphub@cornwall.gov.uk

Valued Lives:

A mental health charity based in Cornwall, offering a crisis service, which is designed to support people who are experiencing mental/emotional distress.

Go to valuedlives.co.uk or for help today call the booking line on 0800 260 6759

Your Way

A partnership between five youth and mental health services in Cornwall which provides youth services in Cornwall for and with young people aged 10 and over.

your-way.org.uk/

Tel: 01872 613001

National Resources

The Samaritans

Whatever you're going through, you can call the Samaritans at any time, from any phone for FREE. Call 116 123 to talk to Samaritans or email: jo@samaritans.org for a reply within 24 hours

SHOUT

Shout is the UK's first free, confidential, 24/7 text support service. It's a place to go if you're struggling to cope and need mental health support. They can help with a range of issues including anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts, relationship problems, bullying or if you're feeling overwhelmed.

Text SHOUT to 85258 or go to giveusashout.org/

Self-harm

Local Resources

Valued Lives:

A mental health charity based in Cornwall, offering a crisis service, which is designed to support people who are experiencing mental/emotional distress.

Go to valuedlives.co.uk or for help today call the booking line on 0800 260 6759

Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Mental Health Teams

CAMHs (Children and Adolescent Mental Health Service)

The CAMHS team provide assessment, advice and treatment for children and young people with severe and complex mental health problems. CAMHS also provide support and advice to their families or carers.

Go to cornwallft.nhs.uk/camhs/  

For new referrals contact the Early Help Hub on: 01872 322277

Or email: earlyhelphub@cornwall.gov.uk

Your Way

A partnership between five youth and mental health services in Cornwall which provides youth services in Cornwall for and with young people aged 10 and over.

your-way.org.uk/

Tel: 01872 613001

National Resources

Papyrus

Papyrus offer provide confidential support and advice to young people (up to 35 years) struggling with thoughts of suicide, and anyone worried about a young person’s mental health.

Go to papyrus-uk.org/what-we-do/ or call 0800 068 41 41

Kooth

Is an online counselling and emotional well-being platform for children and young people, accessible through mobile, tablet and desktop and free at the point of use. Open Monday to Friday, 12pm-10pm and Saturday to Sunday, 6pm to 10pm.

kooth.com/

Anxiety

Local Resources

Pentreath:

Pentreath supports people living with mental health and emotional difficulties. Their aim is to help people believe in their own potential and achieve their goals, promoting good mental health through personal development, education and employment

Go to pentreath.co.uk/ to find out more

First Light- Support for Children and Young People – First Light

Young People Cornwall

Offers a range of programmes, projects and services that put the young person in control and engage with them on their terms, to support their needs and aspirations.

youngpeoplecornwall.org

01872 222447

National Resources

The Samaritans

Whatever you're going through, you can call the Samaritans at any time, from any phone for FREE. Call 116 123 to talk to Samaritans or email: jo@samaritans.org  for a reply within 24 hours

Action for Children

Action for Children provide practical and emotional care and support to children and young people. They ensure their voices are heard, and campaign to bring lasting improvements to their lives.

Go to actionforchildren.org.uk/

Access support for parents here parents.actionforchildren.org.uk/

SHOUT

Shout is the UK's first free, confidential, 24/7 text support service. It's a place to go if you're struggling to cope and need mental health support. They can help with a range of issues including anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts, relationship problems, bullying or if you're feeling overwhelmed.

Text SHOUT to 85258 or go to giveusashout.org/

Kooth

Is an online counselling and emotional well-being platform for children and young people, accessible through mobile, tablet and desktop and free at the point of use. Open Monday to Friday, 12pm-10pm and Saturday to Sunday, 6pm to 10pm.

kooth.com/

Low mood/depression

Local Resources

Pentreath:

Pentreath supports people living with mental health and emotional difficulties. Their aim is to help people believe in their own potential and achieve their goals, promoting good mental health through personal development, education and employment

Go to pentreath.co.uk/ to find out more

Young People Cornwall

Offers a range of programmes, projects and services that put the young person in control and engage with them on their terms, to support their needs and aspirations.

youngpeoplecornwall.org

01872 222447

Your Way

A partnership between five youth and mental health services in Cornwall which provides youth services in Cornwall for and with young people aged 10 and over.

your-way.org.uk/

Tel: 01872 613001

National Resources:

Childline

Free and confidential help for young people in the UK.

Go to childline.org.uk/ or call for free 24/7 on 0800 1111 the number will not appear on any phone bill.

Action for Children

Action for Children provide practical and emotional care and support to children and young people. They ensure their voices are heard, and campaign to bring lasting improvements to their lives.

Go to actionforchildren.org.uk/

Access support for parents here parents.actionforchildren.org.uk/

The Childhood Bereavement Network

Work with bereaved children, young people and their families across the UK giving them access to a choice of high quality local and national information, guidance and support to enable them to manage the impact of death on their lives.

Go to ncb.org.uk/ or ncb.org.uk/partner-us/shop/tools-and-resources/childhood-bereavement-network-resource

Eating Disorders

Local Resources

Cornwall Eating Disorders Service

The Cornwall Eating Disorders Service is a specialist service offering a community based treatment for adults with a clinical diagnosis of an eating disorder.  It can affect anyone at any age and is often more about feelings and emotions than about food.

Please go to cornwallft.nhs.uk/camhs/

National Resources

Beat (Eating Disorders)

You are never alone with your eating disorder. Beat support people who have or are worried they have an eating disorder, as well as others affected, such as friends and family members. 

beateatingdisorders.org.uk/

or call the helpline on 0808 801 0677. We also have a dedicated studentline 0808 801 0811 or the Youthline on 0808 801 0711

The Helplines are open 365 days a year from 9am–8pm during the week, and 4pm–8pm on weekends and bank holidays.

Childline

Free and confidential help for young people in the UK.

Go to childline.org.uk/ or call for free 24/7 on 0800 1111, the number will not appear on any phone bill.

Relationships and bullying

Local Resources

Your Way

A partnership between five youth and mental health services in Cornwall which provides youth services in Cornwall for and with young people aged 10 and over.

your-way.org.uk/

Tel: 01872 613001

Young People Cornwall

Offers a range of programmes, projects and services that put the young person in control and engage with them on their terms, to support their needs and aspirations.

youngpeoplecornwall.org

01872 222447

National Resources

Childline

Free and confidential help for young people in the UK.

Go to childline.org.uk/ or call for free 24/7 on 0800 1111, the number will not appear on any phone bill

The Childhood Bereavement Network

Work with bereaved children, young people and their families across the UK giving them access to a choice of high quality local and national information, guidance and support to enable them to manage the impact of death on their lives.

Go to ncb.org.uk/ or ncb.org.uk/partner-us/shop/tools-and-resources/childhood-bereavement-network-resources