Under 18's borough guides

Redbridge

NEET prevention programme to motivate young people to engage with education, training, employment or apprenticeships.

Phone
020 7336 4800
Referral
Self

Information, advice, guidance (IAG) and support service. Work with vulnerable young people who are not in education, employment or training (NEET) or at risk of becoming NEET, aged 13 to 19 (up to 25 for young people with learning difficulties/disabilities), who live in or are educated at a school in Redbridge.

Phone
020 8708 2600
Referral
Self

Coping Through Football is a transformational project that demonstrates how two sporting charities can work with the NHS to produce a sustainable recovery model approach to engage with and improve the wellbeing of adults and young people who have enduring mental illness.

Phone
07538 101450
Referral
Self and Professional

Works with 14-35 year olds experiencing psychosis

Phone
0300 555 1214
Referral
Health Professional
Website
n/a
Email

Families Information Direct (FiND) is a one stop information and advice service for children, young people, families and people who work with families.

Phone
0800 587 7500
Referral
Self - Online resource

Youth Club offering activities, indoor and outdoor, trips, performing arts, tuition and drop-in. (13-19years).

Phone
020 8518 0992
Referral
Self

"Fusion NELFT" work with young people who are using, or at risk of using drugs or alcohol.
Fusion NELFT offers young people advice, information and support in relation to drugs and alcohol issues. Fusion NELFT also offer support for parents and carers of young people who are using substances. It is a free, confidential and non-judgemental service.

Phone
020 8708 7801
Referral
Self and Professional

Afterschool clubs - activities include arts & crafts, music DJ'ing, sports, cooking and workshops, free Internet access holiday activities, including day trips and residential, DJ, MC and Music Tech come and learn to DJ. Advice and guidance. C Card distribution point Chlamydia screening and pregnancy testing. (13-19 years).

Phone
020 8500 8071
Referral
Self

Hear and Now is a confidential counselling service for all young people aged 11-18 who live, work or study in the Redbridge area.

Phone
0300 555 1154
Referral
Self

For Young Carers living in LBR aged 8-18 years who care for someone with a disability, mental ill health, long term illness or substance abuse. We provide individual and group support through activity programmes, after school clubs, mentoring, 16+ Group, sibling carers group and advocacy.

Phone
020 8554 2888
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

The Youth Centre hosts many activities, football, swimming, music technology. (13-19 years).

The project directly works with children and teenagers (up to 17 years of age) who experience, witness and are victims of domestic abuse as well as cases where children and teenagers themselves are abusive towards their family members/parents or their partners (in teenage-relationships).

Phone
020 8478 3944
Referral
Self and Professional

Offers help to children and young people who are experiencing emotional, behavioural or mental health difficulties.

Wanstead is primarily a Youth Centre and activities are geared to a specific age group (13 to 19 year olds).