Under 18's borough guides

Tower Hamlets

Scouts runs activities for young people. Split into age appropriate groups:
Beavers (6-8), Cubs (8-10½), Scouts (10½-14) or Explorers (14-18).

Phone
020 7515 3623
Referral
Self

Specifically designed to work with individuals who are NEET or at risk of offending.
Engage with the most hard to reach young men who are vulnerable and feel excluded from the wider society and main- stream provisions. Organising educational, social, recreational, religious activities of a non-party political nature, for young people in particular.

Phone
020 7488 1831 or 07961 787 353
Referral
Self

Community Mental Health Teams - Child & Adolescent In the Tower Hamlets locality, this service is provided through two sectors, West and East: They are based at the Greatorex Street and the Emanuel Miller Centre for Families and Children at the Gill Street Health Centre. In addition to community services, a paediatric liaison service and self-harm service is provided for the Royal London Hospital at Whitechapel.

Connexions is an advice service for young people aged 13 to 19. The Connexions office is a one stop shop, open during normal office hours, for young people in Tower Hamlets. Young people can pop in to see a personal advisor for advice on any difficult issues that they may be facing.

Engaging young people (13-19) from the Bede Estate to become positive citizens in the area by providing structured leaning and social activities. Activities on site include indoor football, badminton, pool, table tennis, Xbox, discussions, board games and decks. Also cooking, art, DIY, fitness and other projects as planned. Trips and adventure activities in the school holidays and a camping week in the summer.

Football Excel Academy Quality Football coaching for kids and youths in Bethnal Green.

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

Phone
0207 021 0301
Referral
Self Professional

Community Café serving breakfasts and lunches, Pensioner groups, Parent and Toddler group, Youth Groups, School support and student mentoring, Church services.

Phone
020 7987 9405
Referral
Self

Step Forward provides a wide range of unique, innovative and responsive services to young people. These include free, independent and confidential information, advice, counselling, personal development and family support services. In partnership with the NH. They also host a weekly sexual health clinic. This provides free access and information to advice and support about sexual health.

Phone
020 7739 3082
Referral
Self

Provides various youth services within the community.

Phone
0207 790 6578
Referral
Self

24hour a day, 7 days a week service, helping people that have been raped or sexually assaulted. Confidential medical and support service. Based in Tower Hamlets but serving other boroughs.

Phone
020 3299 1599
Referral
Self