Useful Contacts

Wycombe Youth Action


T: 0800 1111

Free 24-hour helpline for children and young people in the UK to talk about any problem.



T: 0808 800 5000

Free 24-hour helpline for children and adults.



T: 01494 785 552

M: 07546 075 638

Working with children/young people who are reported missing and also with those experiencing, or at risk of experiencing, sexual and/or criminal exploitation.

Switch Bucks

T: 01494 527 000

Switch is an alcohol and drug service working with young people across Buckinghamshire. Switch offers support and information.


CAMHS – Young Minds

Text the ‘YoungMinds Crisis’ messenger, for free 24/7 support across the UK, if you are experiencing a mental health crisis.

If you need urgent help text YM to 85258.

Parents’ helpline: 0808 802 5544

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services is the NHS services that assesses and treat young people with emotional, behavioural or mental health difficulties.

CAMHS support covers, but is not limited to, depression, problems with food, self-harm, abuse, violence or anger, bipolar, schizophrenia, anxiety.



T: 0800 068 4141

Papyrus provides confidential support and advice to young people struggling with thoughts of suicide.



T: 08457 90 90 90 (for the cost of a local call)

24-hour helpline providing confidential emotional support for people in distress or despair.


The Oasis Partnership

T: 0300 666 2747

If your life is affected by drugs or alcohol, let The Oasis Partnership help.

Talk to Frank

T: 0300 123 6600

Honest information about drugs


Youth Voice

Buckinghamshire Youth Voice

Online only a place where young people can have their voices heard to benefit the community and raise the issues they are passionate about. Part of Buckinghamshire County Council.


Adviza – Young People

Online community which has a range of information, services and products which can help young people move forward in education, work or training.

 Bullying UK

Bullying UK

Provides advice and support to anyone affected by bullying.


The Mix

The Mix

The Mix is a UK based charity that provides free, confidential support for under 25′

Runaway Helpline

116 000

Provides advice and support to anyone affected by bullying.


Cruse Bereavement Support

Cruse Bereavement Support

Offers bereavement support and information