Under 18's borough guides

Enfield

Works with BME communities, mainly from French speaking Africa, to promote improved language skills, educational attainment & employment opportunities. Youth provision includes sport, art, drama & educational activities.

Phone
020 8373 6378
Referral
Self

A place for young people aged 11-19 years (up to 24 years with a disability) to learn new skills. The opportunities include music and media and members can choose from the PlayStation, Xbox, Wii, pool table and table tennis for leisure.

Advice and support for adults. Sports activities and trips for young people.

Phone
020 8804 4006
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

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

Offers an integrated drug and alcohol treatment service for adults in the borough. The team provides advice and information, brief interventions, complementary therapies, substitute prescribing, smoking cessation, detoxification, access to rehab and structured individual and group-based psychosocial care. Also offers a young person’s service in Enfield.

Phone
020 8379 6010
Referral
Self and Professional

Place for young people aged 11-19 offers a selection of activities including: music, dance, film, sports, cooking, art, drama.

Offers services, activities and support to 13 -19 year olds. Includes help with drug & alcohol issues and sexual health.

A programme for 1-14 year olds covering various activities which lead to Awards at Bronze, Silver or Gold.

Works with 14-35 year olds experiencing psychosis

Phone
020 8702 3100
Referral
Health Professional Leaving Care Team
Website
n/a
Email

Provides culturally sensitive services to black minority ethnic communities in Enfield through information & advice, support and advocacy services. Services available for all age groups.

Phone
020 8803 2200
Referral
Professional

Assessment, treatment and support of the mental health, behavioural and emotional well being of children and young people from 0-18 years.

Phone
CAMHS North 020 8379 2000. CAMHS South 020 8360 6771
Referral
Professional

Offers advice and information to members of the Caribbean community, plus cultural and social events.

Phone
020 8373 6352
Referral
Self

Supports young people with their social, emotional and health needs. Offers drop-in sessions, football coaching, girls group, MC & DJ workshops, street dance etc.

Phone
07703 317 570
Referral
Self

Offers a variety of services to the LGBT community in Enfield including a youth group for 13-18 year olds, and support with drug & alcohol misuse and mental health support.

Phone
020 8366 6665
Referral
Self

Advice & information for Somalians. Including mental health awareness for 16 – 19 year olds. Also housing, benefits, health, immigration advice.

Phone
020 8373 6340
Referral
Self

Provides advice & guidance to Turkish Cypriots & other Turkish speakers. Includes sports and drug awareness sessions for young people.

Phone
020 8373 6300
Referral
Self
Website
http://www.etca.org.uk
Email

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 8379 5800
Referral
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

Runs a Saturday complementary school for ages 5-19 years for academic and cultural subjects. Also provides sporting and social activities.

Phone
020 8443 5721
Referral
Self
Website
n/a
Email
tharma@talktalk.net

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

Open to 11-19 year olds. Runs a variety of sporting and drop-in sessions

Phone
07703 317 668
Referral
Self

Activities and programmes for up to 19 years old (or 24 with a learning difficulty). Includes a motor project, sports, cooking, dance, music and more.

For 13 -18 year old LGBT people. Meet weekly for support, advice & socialising.

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

Advice, information and support service for young people aged 13-19 (up to 25 if the young person has a learning difficulty) who live, work and study in Enfield. Two-e can help with issues such as:
• housing
• the law
• benefits
• staying safe
• relationships
• sexual health
• managing money
• problems at home or school
• mental health issues
• or addictions of any sort

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

YAVE works with all the secondary schools in Enfield to support young people to volunteer in their community and help make a difference. Helps develop self confidence. For 16-19 year olds.