Over 18's borough guides

Richmond upon Thames

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

Phone
020 7700 2253
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UK@s leading charity supporting those affected by eating disorders or difficulties with food, weight & shape.

Phone
Youthline 0345 634 7650
Referral
n/a
Website
http://www.b-eat.co.uk
Email

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
n/a
Website
http://www.brook.org.uk
Email

Provides a diverse range of services with the aim of serving Chinese people across London who suffer from mental health related issues and problems.

Phone
020 7613 1008
Referral
n/a
Website
http://www.cmha.org.uk
Email

DAIS (Drugs, Alcohol, Intervention and Support) is an open access service for all Richmond residents over 18 who may be experiencing difficulties with any drugs or alcohol.

Phone
0208 891 0161
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Support for people suffering from depression.

Phone
07801 240186
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Free, confidential helpline service for young people under 25 who need help but don’t know where to turn.

Phone
0808 808 4994
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n/a
Website
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Provides counselling and coaching sessions to help young people address the emotional repercussions of dyslexia.

Phone
020 8346 0941
Referral
n/a
Website
http://www.groops.com
Email

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

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A range of services to support people over 18 who are off sick or out of work due to their mental health, helping them to retain their existing jobs or to find employment elsewhere

Phone
020 3513 3331
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KCA's adult substance misuse services support people aged eighteen and over into recovery by tackling both treatment needs and wider social reintegration issues including housing, employment and education.

Phone
0208 948 7259
Referral
n/a
Website
n/a
Email
Richmond@kca.org.uk

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

Phone
0207 021 0301
Referral
Self Professional

Forum to support those who self harm, and to support and provide information to the family and carers of those who self harm.

Phone
n/a
Referral
n/a
Website
http://www.nshn.co.uk
Email

Helps people who suffer from Panic Attacks, Phobias, Obsessive Compulsive Disorders and other related anxiety disorders including those people who are trying to give up Tranquillizers.

Phone
Helpline 0844 967 4848 Youth Helpline 01753 840393
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Free and confidential appointment-based counselling, information, sexual health clinic for 11 - 24 year olds.

Phone
02087441644
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The LGBT+ mental health charity promoting the emotional well-being of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. Includes counseling, support & advocacy for those in the mental health system.

Phone
020 7255 9600
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For young people who have been thinking about taking their own lives or harming themselves in anyway, and for those who care for them.

Phone
0800 068 41 41
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Counselling, psychotherapy, women’s groups, & other services.

Phone
020 3513 3404
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A range of free and confidential talking therapies and specialist support to help with anxiety, OCD, low mood, panic attacks and other mental health problems.

Phone
020 8548 5550
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6pm-11pm every day. Offers specialist emotional support & information to anyone affected by mental illness.

Phone
0300 304 7000
Referral
n/a
Website
http://www.sane.org.uk
Email

An information, support and referral service for lesbians, gay men and bisexual and trans* people – and anyone considering issues around their sexuality and/or gender identity including young people.

Phone
0300 330 0630
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n/a

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

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Online advice & signposting for young people who are in, or fear they may be in, abusive relationships.

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

A virtual community that focuses on mental health for people aged under 25.

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