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Shout is the UK’s first free 24/7 direct messaging service for anyone in crisis anytime, anywhere. This service already exists in the US as ‘Crisis Text Line’, but this is the first time this tried and tested technology has come to the UK.
South Gloucestershire Mental Health and Wellbeing - Directory of Services for Children and Young People
This directory provides a place for children and young people, their families and professionals to get quick, easy and direct access to up-to-date mental health and wellbeing information in South Gloucestershire, including:
- Clear, accurate information about support and services available in South Gloucestershire
- Ideas for activities locally to help you look after your wellbeing
- Self-help tools and information including online resources
Time2Share provides short breaks and a befriending service to give disabled children and young people support and stimulation. They link volunteer befrienders to offer 1:1 support, company, independence and fuller participation in social and leisure activities.
Swindon Carers Centre works in partnership with Children’s Services and Adult Social Care as well as NHS services and other local voluntary organisations, with the aim of identifying as many carers as possible, to provide the most relevant support for your caring situation.
Helping Families to understand speech, language and communication needs (SLCN)
& Development language disorder (DLD)
We offer: Support For Families, Advice & Information
Call our helpline: 0300 666 9410
Tel: 0117 9655028
Carers Support Centre is a charity which provides support, information and advice to carers of any age living in the Bristol and South Gloucestershire areas.
Carers Line: 0117 965 2200
16-19 Bursary Fund A bursary is money that you, or your education or training provider, can use to pay for things like clothing, books and other equipment for your course, transport and lunch on days you study or train. You can also apply for a bursary if you are...
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