Under 18's borough guides

Camden

Offers a youth club, sports night and drop-in sessions to offer support and advice to young people in need of help.

Phone
020 7387 1360
Referral
Self

For 9-19 year olds. Activities include music production, information, advice & guidance, football, pool, table tennis, etc. Offers AQA accredited courses in various subjects.

Phone
020 7974 8201
Referral
Self

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
Youthline 0345 634 7650
Referral
Self

Counselling, psychotherapy, contraception and sexual health service for ages 12-24. Help and advice with problems such as bereavement, anxiety, depression, difficulties at school, college or work, family problems, eating disorders, self-harming or suicidal feelings.

Phone
020 7267 4792
Referral
Self and Professional

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

All referrals for Camden Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) are co-ordinated by this service which is served by a range of specialist mental health teams. Referrals are considered by the Joint Intake Team who decide on the most appropriate provision.

Phone
020 8938 2638
Referral
Professional although families can self-refer directly.

Confidential advice and information service for young people, on welfare benefits, housing, employment, education, money and personal problems.

Youth offending teams work with young people that get into trouble with the law. They look into the background of a young person and try to help them stay away from crime. They also:
• run local crime prevention programmes
• help young people at the police station if they’re arrested
• help young people and their families at court
• supervise young people serving a community sentence
• stay in touch with a young person if they’re sentenced to custody

Phone
020 7974 6181
Referral
Professional

Offers children and young people, especially those at risk of social exclusion and isolation the chance to play, explore and develop with groundbreaking technologies, 3D printers, Virtual Reality headsets, coding, programming, app design, radio production, sport & dance. High quality play, informed learning and developmental opportunities.

Phone
020 7404 7274
Referral
Self

Works with 14-35 year olds experiencing psychosis

Phone
020 3317 6590
Referral
Professional

Offers a range of sports and healthy living programmes plus a youth volunteering programme.

Phone
020 7388 7399
Referral
Self

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

Offers 13-18 year olds a variety of stimulating and creative learning opportunities. Includes drama, music recording & production, cooking and sport.

Phone
020 7485 3386
Referral
Self

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

Phone
n/a
Referral
Self - Online information

Helping young people to make positive choices and avoid involvement in bullying, anti-social behaviour and crime.

Phone
020 7974 7253
Referral
Self

Arts and video activities, plus sport.

Phone
020 7482 3212
Referral
Self

Runs drop-in sessions to encourage young people away from gangs and drug culture, teaches young people leadership skills, and football activities.

Phone
07949 437740 or 07956 449111
Referral
Self

Outreach team and various activities including football.

Phone
020 7278 5635
Referral
Self
Website
http://www.kcbna.org.uk
Email

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

Works with young people from 16-25 to tackle mental health problems amongst gang members in a street based setting. Provides services that are inspired by young people and recognise the complexities of their lives.

Phone
020 7722 9771
Referral
Self

Youth club, organises various workshops including employment and training, discussions and socialising.

Phone
020 7267 9586
Referral
Self

Support for those experiencing mental distress. Offers a range of services including a Voice Collective Youth Project for young people who hear voices.

Phone
020 7911 0822
Referral
Self

Services to under & over 18’s including support, mentoring, youth club, drop-in health club, advice service & anti-bullying work.

Phone
07931 336 668
Referral
Self

Range of services for young homeless people (16-24) including health, mental health, drugs & alcohol support.

Phone
020 7388 5580 or 020 7388 5560
Referral
Self and Professional

Dedicated to the exploration of cultural diversity through the arts and how such work can inspire and implement social change. This is achieved through workshops and performances with young people who are marginalised and at risk of social exclusion. Pan helps its participants find a voice through drama, dance, music, writing and film. They work with people from all cultures and religions. Includes a peer mentoring & youth leadership strand.

Phone
020 7833 2111
Referral
Self

Services for young people 4 -19 including senior youth club (13-19). Sport and social activities and workshops on various subjects including Alcohol and Drugs, Conflict Resolution and Employment and Advice.

Phone
020 7692 0186
Referral
Self

Works with parents, schools and community groups to address issues facing pupils in local schools. Includes mental health signposting to appropriate services.

Phone
020 3490 6211
Referral
Self
Website
n/a
Email
somalidev@yahoo.co.uk

Offers a range of activities including sports and a young women’s project.

Phone
020 7388 6088
Referral
Self

For young people up to and including 19 years old. Support in finding education, employment and training, and with housing, leisure and health issues.

Phone
020 7974 8257
Referral
Self

Offers free and confidential consultation within the NHS to anyone within client group who has a personal or emotional problem.

Phone
020 8938 2337
Referral
Self

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

Support for young people up to 18 who hear voices, see visions or have other unusual sensory perceptions.

Phone
020 7625 9042
Referral
Self

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

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