Help in a crisis - if a child or young person under the age of 18 is experiencing a mental health crisis, you can now access Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) 24/7.
Self-referrals are accepted from children/young people and their parents/carers.
Please contact 0808 196 8708 (Freephone)
In the event of an emergency, please call 999.
A list of helpful resources, apps and organisations to support children, families and young people can be found here.
Get help and advice about a wide range of issues, call them on 0800 1111, talk to a counsellor online, send Childline an email or post on the message boards.
HANDi Paediatric app
The HANDi paediatric app gives up-to-date advice about common childhood illnesses and how to treat them. Click here to download the app (free on any Apple or Android device).
The Little Orange Book - expert advice on helping babies and young children when they're poorly (pdf)
Please see below for a list of other useful links and resources. Also please visit our self-help apps page to download helpful & relevant apps.