Details of helpful organisations and other types of support available to young people during the coronavirus outbreak.
0808 801 0711 (youthline)
0808 801 0811 (studentline)
Under 18s helpline, webchat and online support groups for people with eating problems, such as anorexia and bulimia.
Includes advice and support for those who have an eating problem and are finding things harder during the pandemic.
Information and support for unpaid carers.
Includes information to support young carers and young adult carers during coronavirus.
Support for children and young people in the UK, including a free 24-hour helpline.
Includes information and support if you’re feeling worried about coronavirus.
Information on mental health and wellbeing, community message boards and confidential live chat.
080880 23456 (helpline)
Information, advice and advocacy helpline for children and young people.
Includes information about coronavirus, in English and Welsh.
116 123 (helpline)
24-hour emotional support for anyone who needs to talk, available in English and Welsh.
Includes information and support if you’re worried about your mental health during the coronavirus outbreak.
0808 808 4994 (helpline)
85258 (crisis messenger service, text THEMIX)
Support and advice for under 25s, including a helpline, crisis messenger service and webchat.
Includes information on how to deal with coronavirus-anxiety.
85258 (crisis messenger service, text YM)
Provides information and support around mental health, and a crisis text messenger service for urgent help.
Includes information on looking after your mental health during coronavirus.
08000 50 20 20 (helpline)
Information and support for all young lesbian, gay, bi and trans people.
Includes information on how LGBT-inclusive charities can help during the pandemic.
This information was last updated on 15 January 2020.