Information that may be helpful

Alcohol & Substance Misuse

Catch 22 – Surrey Young People’s Substance Misuse Service

Talk to Frank – confidential drugs advice

 

Bereavement Support

Bereavement support for children, young people and families

 

Child Protection Conferences

Child protection conference – information for children and young people (PDF)

 

Children’s Rights

Children’s Right Service – work with children and young people to better understand their experience of living and working in Surrey

 

Disability

SEND Surrey – the online hub for 0-25 year olds with special educational needs or a disability

 

Haven

Havens for young people to get support to talk about worries, stress and mental health

 

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

UK Safer Internet Centre

Revenge Porn Helpline

CEOP Child Exploitation & Online Protection Centre

Simplified social media terms and conditions (from the Children’s Commissioner)

Thinkuknow

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

Railway Children

 

Sexual Assault

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

 

Sexting

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.

Young people to young people poster about sexting. Further advice for young people about sexting can be found at www.shout.org.uk

 

 

Sexual Exploitation

Barnardos – Child sexual exploitation, spot the signs (396.1 KB)

NSPCC PANTS Campaign – The Underwear Rule

Peer Champions: Be Internet SMART – here

Peer Champions: When You Look at Me – here

 

Young Carers

Is this you? A leaflet for young people caring for others

 

Other useful links 

 

Contact details

If you need any further information then please call us on 01372 833330 or e-mail us at amanda.quincey@surreycc.gov.uk so we can put you in touch with someone who can help.