Over 18's borough guides

Brent

Community based African & Caribbean cultural specific mental health team providing support to its users to access and sustain social inclusion interests including learning, paid employment, volunteering, sport, arts & culture, faith & finance.

Works with young people who are experiencing or at risk of sexual exploitation, going missing from home and being trafficked.

Phone
020 7700 2253
Referral
Self

UK’s leading charity supporting those affected by eating disorders or difficulties with food, weight & shape.

Phone
Helpline 0345 634 1414
Referral
Self and Professional

Wide range of mental health and drug & alcohol services for young people between 11 and 21. Counselling, advice and information, therapy.

Phone
020 7328 0918
Referral
Self and Professional

Works with people aged 14-35 experiencing their first episode of psychosis.

Phone
0208 208 5620
Referral
Professional

Works with 14-35 year olds experiencing psychosis

Phone
020 8937 6435
Referral
Health Professional Youth Offending Teams
Website
n/a
Email

User led organisation which aims to involve users in the planning, development, delivery and monitoring of mental health services in Brent. Training for service users on personal development and mental health issues.

Phone
020 7624 4055
Referral
Self and Professional

Range of services for people with mental health problems. Young people’s mental health awareness project. Counselling by GP referral.

Phone
020 7604 5177
Referral
Self and Professional

Works with users who are new to mental health services. They will aim to identify the nature of the problem, and the best way to treat the person.

Young people’s sexual health charity. Provides a range of services to under 25’s at centres across London and the UK.

Phone
Helpline 0300 123 7123
Referral
Self

Advice, information, support and counselling for people with drug, alcohol and mental health problems from black and minority ethnic communities.

Phone
020 8795 6050
Referral
Self and Professional

Delivers a range of behaviour modification, crime prevention and personal development services to young people aged 8-25 years who are offenders or at risk of offending/re-offending. Promotes positive achievements as well as reinforcing the anti-knife, gun & violent crime message.

Phone
020 8662 4480
Referral
Self and Professional

Gives young people general information about medication for mental health issues. Does not give medical advice.

Phone
n/a
Referral
Self - Online information

For anyone aged 16-24 who is gang-involved or gang-affiliated to get support to exit

Phone
0207 021 0301
Referral
Self Professional

Tackling social exclusion through providing opportunities for young people to access a range of arts & media programmes. Also provides broader learning, support & development programmes to young people and those who wish to work with them.

Phone
07949 007171
Referral
Self

For young people aged 13-19 who identify as gay or think they might be to socialise, make friends and get support. Services include support, mentoring, youth club, drop-in health club, advice service & anti-bullying work.

Phone
07931 336 668
Referral
Self

First point of contact to access adult mental health services

Phone
0800 0234 650
Referral
Self & Professional
Website
n/a
Email
cnw-tr.spa@nhs.net

An arts organisation which works with comedy in many different settings. Works with young people on performance and workshops projects, Gang Busters dealing with issues around gangs and guns, art work, etc. From 8 years to adults.

Phone
020 7486 1844
Referral
Self

Online support for young people about health, mental health, sex, alcohol & drugs, safety, housing, money, work & study, etc.

Phone
n/a
Referral
Self - Online advice

Works to empower marginalised young black people through a range of projects and programmes across London, helping them to transform themselves and their communities.

Phone
020 7250 8322
Referral
Self

WDP

Access to information, advice & support to those coming through the criminal justice system who are affected by drug & alcohol problems.

Phone
0208 451 5610
Referral
n/a

A free app aimed at 12-25 year olds which gives instant information on topics such as mental health, drugs & alcohol, sex & relationships, etc

Phone
n/a
Referral
Self