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Student Support information and guidance

 
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Student Support information and guidance
by Garrett Hill - Friday, 20 March 2020, 1:59 PM
 

If you are worried about your safety or need wellbeing advice whilst you are off college, please contact the services below. You can also email the safeguarding team for further guidance and support safeguarding@havering-college.ac.uk

Contact Telephone Numbers for Out-of-Hours Safeguarding  Referrals

 

Contact details for the local authority where the young person or adult lives:

London Borough of Havering                            01708 433999

London Borough of Redbridge                         0208 708 5897

London Borough of Newham                           020 3373 4600

London Borough of Barking & Dagenham       020 8227 3811

Thurrock Council                                               01375 372468

Essex County Council                                        0345 606 1212

 

Online Resources

 

​Young Minds

​leading UK charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing of children and young people
www.youngminds.org.uk – 0808 802 5544

​Beat

​leading UK charity for people with eating disorders and their families.

www.b-eat.co.uk – 0845 634 7650

Samaritans

​provide telephone confidential, non-judgemental emotional support 24 hours a day
www.samaritans.org – 01708 740000

The Mix

​Support for under 25's with a variety of difficulties

www.themix.org.uk 0808 808 4994 11am-11pm.

​Frank

​young people friendly website packed full of information on drugs and how to stay clear of them
www.talktofrank.com – 0300 123 6600

​Muslim Youth Helpline

​provides faith and culturally sensitive support to Muslim youth in the UK. Free confidential helpline and online support service
www.myh.org.uk – 0800 808 2008



  

  • Kooth online mental health services for children, young people and adults https://www.kooth.com/
  • Havering College Child Protection Helpline – 01708 462718
  • Childline – 0800 1111 – childline.org.uk
  • Switchboard LGBT+ helpline – 0300 330 0630
  • NHS health enquiries – 111
  • National Sexual Health helpline – 0300 123 7123
  • Mental well-being MIND – 0300 123 3393
  • Alcohol support – 0300 123 1110
  • Drugs support – 01708 765200 or 0300 123 6600 (Frank)
  • Coram Voice – (for young people in Care) 0808 800 5792
  • Terence Higgins Trust - THT Direct (10am-8pm) 0808 802 1221

. Student Services will be operating a limited services at Ardleigh Green during this period to continue to support students.