Local Numbers

 

Contact the family GP for many sources of help

 

Somerset Direct

Tel: 0300 123 2224 

 

Community Right Steps

Free talking therapies for over 17’s

Tel: 01278 727447

www.somcomhealth.nhs.uk/rightsteps

 

Somerset Advocacy Service

Tel: 0800 970 9883

 

Turning Point

Drug and Alcohol Service

Tel: 01823 328 463

 

On The Level

Drug and Alcohol Service for under 18’s

Tel: 01749 836 727

 

Phoenix project

Support for children and young people who have experienced child sexual abuse plus support for families and training for professionals Service run by Barnardo’s and SARSAS   www.barnardos.org.uk/somersetphoenixproject.htm  

 

Somerset Suicide Bereavement Support Service Offers general practical and emotional support through 1:1 sessions or a new young people’s peer support group

 www.suicidebereavement.wixsite.com/somerset

 

Somerset and Wessex Eating Disorders Association

www.swedauk.org

Tel: 01749 671318

 

Specialist Mental Health Services

www.sompar.nhs.uk

 

2BU Somerset

www.2bu-somerset.co.uk

Offers a range of youth support services to young people in Somerset who are coming to terms with their sexual or gender identity

 

The Project - Counselling services and peer support groups for young people aged 13-24 in Chard

www.theprojectyp.org.uk 

email:

 

Useful telephone numbers

 

Somerset direct and targeted youth support: 0300 123 2224 

 

Integrated therapy service: 0303 033 3002

 

Somerset rural youth: 01278 722100

 

Young Minds: 020 7089 5050

 

Children with Autism Outreach team: 01458 241460

 

Adoption Support Team: 01278 437359

 

CRUSE YP service Somerset: 01458 898211

(Simple Bereavement) (10.30-1.30) 

 

Suicide Support Pilot project: 0300 330 5463

(supporting adults bereaved) 

 

Childline: 0800 1111

 

Domestic Abuse Helpline: 0800 6949999

 

Refuge (24 hr crisis counselling service): 08705 995443

 

Somerset Dyslexia Assoc: 01278 732671

 

Dental Phobia:

Dental Health Foundation Helpline: 08450 631188

 

FAMILY Mediation (Somerset) – charge: 01823 352013

 

Parent Partnership –

help with education matters: 01823 355578

 

Rape Crisis helpline (Bristol): 01179 298868

 

RELATIONSHIP Somerset (ex RELATE): 07979 526401

 

Samaritans: 08457 909090

 

Targeted Youth Support Team: 07881 484765

  

Witness Intermediary scheme: 08450 005463

(vulnerable/LD or under 18)