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It's a difficult time for everyone and we're all facing challenges due to COVID-19.
Despite sites being closed, we want to ensure that young people can access the support they need. Here are some useful links:


Free, safe and anonymous online support for young people

Kooth provides a safe and secure means of accessing mental health and wellbeing support, with real counsellors.

Vist Kooth now >

Coronavirus advice

What does self-distancing mean?

Read information on how you can stay safe and healthy.

Read the advice >


Childline is yours – a free, private and confidential service for anyone aged under 19, where you can talk about anything.

Call 0800 1111

Youth First is developing new offers for young people

Please bear with us as we develop our services for this new and quickly-changing climate.
We'll update the website as provision becomes available.

Youth services across Lewisham

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