Useful Links

If you need help before you can make an appointment, you can find immediate help online to get you through a crisis

 

Samaritans www.samaritans.org.uk 

Children & Young People


Childline: www.childline.org Youth Enquiry Service: www.yeswycombe.org R-U-safe: supporting vulnerable young people www.bucks-lscb.org.uk Papyrus: supporting young people up to 35 and their families at risk of suicide www.papyrus-uk.org Young minds: for those concerned about the mental health of a young person www.youngminds.org.uk Mermaids: Family and individual support for teenagers and children with gender identity issues www.mermaidsuk.org.uk 0844 3340550 landline, 0344 3340550 mobiles only.




Domestic Violence


Reducing the Risk of Domestic Abuse develops and delivers services for those affected by domestic abuse in Oxfordshire and provides training across the UK www.reducingtherisk.org.uk The DASH charity supporting young people affected by domestic abuse www.thehideout.org.uk Wycombe women's aid supporting women and children experiencing domestic abuse www.wycombewomensaid.org.uk Respect support for men concerned about their behaviour towards partners www.respectphoneline.org.uk




Sexual Violence and Abuse


National association for people abused in childhood: napac.org.uk Into the Light: For those who have experienced childhood sexual abuse and those who support them www.intothelight.org.uk Rape Crisis: www.rapecrisis.org.uk Karma Nirvana: Supporting victims of honour crimes and forced marriages www.karmanirvana.org.uk PODS: Help and support for dissociative survivors of trauma and abuse www.pods-online.org.uk 0800 1814420




Addiction


Frank: (drugs) www.talktofrank.com Alcoholics anonymous: www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk Al-anon for those affected by someone else's drinking: www.al-anonuk.org.uk/ Drugs Fam: Support for families affected by drugs and alcohol addiction www.drugfam.co.uk Addaction: www.addaction.org.uk




Bereavement


Cruse bereavement care www.cruse.org.uk Child bereavement trust https://childbereavementuk.org/




Mental Health


Healthy Minds: For those suffering from depression, anxiety or stress www.healthymindsbucks.nhs.uk No panic for those suffering from panic attacks, phobias, OCD, and anxiety disorders: www.nopanic.org.uk National self-harm network: www.nshn.co.uk




Professional Associations


British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy www.bacp.co.uk BACP Register of Counsellors & Psychotherapists - Check the register