ADVICE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE
|Samaritans are available round the clock, every single day of the year. Talk to them any time you like, in your own way, about whatever’s getting to you. Calls are free and won’t show on your bill.
|Telephone 116 123
|Whatever your worry - it's better out than in.
|Telephone 0800 1111 (Call Free)
|NCH Support Workers
|Practical help and information for 11 - 18 years olds in Somerset
|Somerset Eating Disorders Association
|Beat is the leading UK charity for people with eating disorders and their families.
|Telephone 01458 448600
|Advice service for victims of crime including sex crimes.
|Telephone 0808 168 9111 (Call Free)
|Victim Support website
|Information, help & advice on any drug related issue
|Telephone 0800 776600 (Call Free)
|Talk to Frank website
|Support on how to stop smoking
|NHS Smoke Free website
|On the Level
|Somerset service for under 18's wanting help with drug & alcohol use
|Telephone 01749 836727
Sexual Health Advice
|Somerset Wide Integrated Sexual Health Service
|Provides a ‘one stop shop’ which offers free and open-access to contraceptive and sexual health services to support healthy sexual and reproductive choices.
|Telephone 0300 124 5010
|Swish Services website
|Sexually Transmitted Infections
|Genita-Urinary Medicine (GUM) Clinics provide free testing & treatment
|Taunton (Appts) Telephone
|Health Advisor Telephone
|Contraceptive and Sexual Health Service
|Free services, including young people's clinics across Somerset
|Telephone 01823 364940
|Contraceptive and Sexual Health Service website
|You have 3 days in which to act to try and prevent a pregnancy.
Help is available from any GP who provides contraceptive services or from Contraceptive and Sexual Health Service (see above). During Bank Holidays emergency contraception may be obtained through Accident & Emergency Depts.