Under 18's borough guides

Havering

To help the needs of the young gay, lesbian, bisexual and unsure young people within the Havering community.

Phone
07946 341 837
Referral
Self

The project offers early intervention services for children aged 3 to 13 and their families, when problems and issues first arise. The project does not work with families currently known to Children's Services. Parenting groups are also offered.

The Anti-bullying Alliance is a coalition of organisations and individuals working together to stop bullying and create safe environments in which children and young people can live, grow, play and learn.

Phone
020 7843 1165
Referral
Self - online resource for advice and information

Football Club for children aged between 5 and 16 years of age.

Cafcass looks after the interests of children involved in family proceedings. We work with children and their families, and then advise the courts on what we consider to be in the best interests of individual children.

Phone
0844 353 4332
Referral
Professional. Huge amount of online resource, advice and information available though

Multi disciplinary team providing mental health services up to age 18

Phone
0300 555 1124
Referral
Professional
Website
n/a
Email
Havering.camhs@nelft.nhs.uk

Each session provides training for up to six young people in DJ and MC'ing skills
The group is led by Tom Gregory, a young person who is acting as a peer educator, ex member Kenny Russell and Senior Youth Worker Michelle Pryke. No experience necessary.

Phone
01708 340161
Referral
Self

Works with 14-35 year olds experiencing psychosis

Phone
0300 555 1030
Referral
Professional
Website
n/a
Email

Children's Centres are for all families with children under 12 years old, parents to be and their communities. They provide a range of support services to children during their childhood. Children's Centres can provide advice, support and information on children’s health, development, education and care.

This service provides an advocacy and rights intervention for children and young people looked after, leaving care and children with a disability.

Phone
01708 724 127
Referral
Self

The mission is to provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem, we provide services, raise awareness and promote understanding.

Phone
01708 457040
Referral
Self

LIFE is an intensive five-day course facilitated by FRS and firefighters at operational fire stations. The programme offers young people over the age of 14 the opportunity to learn new skills as well as building on existing ones.

Phone
020 8555 1200
Referral
Self and via school

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

Phone
0207 021 0301
Referral
Self Professional

To support and challenge young people, whatever their background and whoever they are, to reach their full potential.

Phone
020 7549 8800
Referral
Self

The centre provides a wide range of facilities for young people, including dabc studio, games room, recording studio, computers and arts room.

NYAS is a UK charity providing socio-legal services. They offer information, advice, advocacy and legal representation to children, young people and vulnerable adults through a network of dedicated paid workers and volunteers.

Phone
0151 649 8700
Referral
Self

Counselling to young women aged 13-19 who live or study in Havering and need support to face any of the issues of making pregnancy choices, had an abortion, have miscarried, experiencing abuse, victim of sexual exploitation, risky sexual behaviour
victim of rape/sexual abuse/female genital mutilation.

Phone
07780 332 240 (Paula - Mondays and Fridays) 07780 333 364 (Kim - Tuesdays)
Referral
Professional

Delivering information, advice and guidance on education, employment and training options, CV production, application forms, covering letters, job search and interview techniques, Jobseekers Allowance, Employment and Support Allowance and Child Benefit.

Phone
01708 746 401
Referral
Self

The R.O.Y.A.L.S provide a range of activities for children & young people between the ages of 0-19. Runs on Mondays and Tuesdays.

Phone
01708 525601
Referral
Self
Website
n/a
Email

Revellers clubs are for young people between 13-25 yrs old who have special needs or a disability. A smaller number of other young people are involved as members too, to ensure inclusion and integration.

A wide range of exciting activities, run by friendly youth workers. Includes 5-a-side, drama, cooking and bands.

Phone
01708 450 609
Referral
Self
Website
n/a
Email

The Streets Ahead team are dedicated to meeting and working with young people where they like to meet, whether it be the street corner, the park or outside the local takeaway. The workers, who shall be referred to as’ X’ and ‘Y’ are able to provide information on a wide variety of issues ranging from career advice, drugs and alcohol, rights and a variety of other topics.

Phone
01708 340161. Ask for Streets Ahead Team
Referral
Self

Focus on young people and help them play an active and fulfilling role within their communities.

Phone
01708 766211
Referral
Self

YOU London is a unique partnership of 10 of the most experienced uniformed organisations in London and provides information on how to become a cadet.

Phone
n/a
Referral
Self - Online information resource

The Drug and Alcohol service for under 18s based at Romford Youth Zone. Open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm but is flexible in meeting young people anywhere in Havering. Also offers evening or weekend appointments.

The YISP is a service aimed at preventing children from becoming involved, or further involved, in offending and anti-social behaviour by offering a programme of activities developed around the child's and their family's strengths and weaknesses.

This is an information, advice and guidance hub for young people. We provide a confidential service to young people aged 11 to 19 (up to 25 with additional needs).

Organised activities for young people aged 11-25 years of age including football tournaments, basketball, netball, handball and rounders.