We’ve included some youth services below, but you will find many more at Where To Go For, a directory of support and activities for 12-25 year olds in Brighton & Hove:
General Advice & Support
YMCA Youth Advice Centre (Mon-Fri 3pm-6pm)
DrugS & Alcohol
RUOK? - young people's substance misuse service
Front Door for Families - support for families when there is concern for a child or young person
YMCA YAC Talk it Over - family mediation service
YMCA YAC Housing Advice (Mon-Fri 9am-12pm)
Assessment and Treatment Service (ATS) - bipolar disorder, psychosis, moderate to severe anxiety and depression and other mental health difficulties.
YMCA WISE - supporting children and young people to stay safe in their relationships.
You can also use Find Get Give to find national mental health services. Click this logo:
If you like the idea of self-help and enjoy reading, check out the Reading Well - “Books on Prescription”.
Expert-endorsed books providing 13-18 year olds with information about issues like anxiety, stress and OCD, and difficult experiences like bullying and exams.
All books are recommended by young people and health professionals, and are available to borrow for free from public libraries.