Under 18's borough guides

Harrow

A national registered charity, run by sufferers and ex-sufferers of anxiety disorders supported by a high-profile medical advisory panel.

Phone
08444 775 774
Referral
Self

Multi disciplinary team providing mental health services up to age 18

Phone
020 8869 4500
Referral
Self & Professional
Website
n/a
Email

A free 24 hour helpline for children and young people in the UK.

Phone
0800 1111
Referral
Self

The centres provide programmes of group and individual activities, which encourage personal and social development for young people aged 13-19 (up to 25 for young people with disabilities).

The Sexual Health team are available to provide advice and information on sexual health matters and can provide information about contraception options.

A confidential service for individuals and families wishing to address their alcohol, drug, mental health and domestic abuse concerns.

Phone
020 8861 3884
Referral
Self and Professional

Works with 14-35 year olds experiencing psychosis

Phone
01895 627760
Referral
Health Professional Youth Offending Team
Website
n/a
Email

For anyone with a diagnosis of bipolar disorder, those pre-diagnosis, their family members, friends and carers.

Phone
0845 434 9813 or 020 7931 6480
Referral
Self

We work with young people from 8 to 25 years old who are going through the processes detailed below, in addition to young people who are refugee and asylum seekers, and those who wish to complain about a social care services.

Phone
020 8861 9920
Referral
Self

Harrow's Children's Centres are a central point for all families to access information and services from a team of professionals. All the services you need, available for free in one area.

Phone
020 8901 2690
Referral
Self

The DIP is a government initiative, which is designed to identify offenders and to engage them into treatment.

Phone
0208 515 7830
Referral
Self and Professional

A great resource providing workshops and projects for children and young people.

Harrow Mencap works with people who have learning disabilities by creating opportunities for personal development, choice and empowerment.

Phone
020 8869 8484 or 020 8423 7382
Referral
Self

Harrow youth centre in Wealdstone offers young people the opportunity to take part in a wide variety of activities, music tuition, recording facilities, recreation, education and personal development. The centre also offers after school activities, three times week from 4pm to 6pm. Other projects are also offered, see website for further details.

The Hearing Voices Network offers information, support and understanding to people who hear voices and those who support them.

NOMINAL FEES APPLY.

Phone
0114 271 8210
Referral
Self

Ignite Trust's purpose is to work with at risk and vulnerable young people from disadvantaged backgrounds through positive activities such as dance, after school clubs and specialist activities for particular groups (such as young parents) that lead to lasting change.

Phone
0208 863 2089
Referral
Self

Kids Can Achieve supports and provides services for children and young people with special needs and their carers and families. Their young people have a range of emotional, social, behavioural and learning difficulties including Autism, and ADHD.

Phone
020 8420 2300
Referral
Self and Professional

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

Phone
0207 021 0301
Referral
Self Professional

Family and individual support for teenagers and children with gender identity issues.

Phone
0208 123 4819
Referral
Self

Offers training, support, advice and a health clinic for LGBT youth.

Phoenix Futures Young Peoples Service works throughout Trafford offering a specialist service for young people between the age of 11 and 25 with drug/alcohol misuse problems. The service provides a variety of interventions.

Phone
0845 600 7227
Referral
Self and Professional

The leading UK charity for people with autism (including Asperger syndrome) and their families. NAS provide information, support pioneering services and campaign for a better world for people with autism.

Phone
0808 800 4104
Referral
Self

The WISH Centre (WISH) is a charity supporting young people into recovery from self-harm, violence, abuse and neglect. They do this by providing a safe and confidential place with problem focused counselling in their centre and in schools.

Phone
020 8416 7277 or 078344 77979
Referral
Self

If you've been a victim of any crime or have been affected by a crime committed against someone you know, we can help you find the strength to deal with what you've been through. Our services are free and available to everyone, whether or not the crime has been reported and regardless of when it happened.

Phone
020 7259 2424
Referral
Self and Professional

Provides housing for Single homeless men and women, including up to 4 young mothers with a child under 3 years of age. For ages 16-35. Local connection required.

Phone
020 8832 1550
Referral
Self