Children & Young Peoples Mental Health


You can contact Childline about anything

Whatever your worry, it's better out than in

We're here to support you

Call, Chat Online or Email Us 

Text For Support

Text the YoungMinds Crisis Messenger, for free 24/7 support

Text YM to 85258

All texts are answered by trained volunteers, with support from experienced clinical supervisors 

Are You A Parent Needing Help

Call parent helpline 0808 802 5544 

or visit YoungMinds

CYP Crisis Line

Hampshire & IOW CYP Crisis Line 

Telephone support for Children & Young People aged 11-17 years old

Immediate access to help, support & advice for young people experiencing difficulties with their mental health 

  • One-to-one confidential, emotional support
  • Advice on healthy coping skills & resources
  • Signposting to useful apps & websites

Available Mon, Tue, Wed & Thurs 3pm to 8.30pm Freephone 0300 303 1590

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

We help children and young people, their families and carers when someone is experiencing emotional wellbeing or mental health difficulties

Visit Hampshire CAMHS

To make a referral please use the online referral form 

YPI Counselling

A registered charity for 11 - 25 year olds 

Confidential counselling to young people

Youth Mentoring 

The supporting families programme