Useful information for Young People

Drugs and Alcohol

CAMHS Substitute Misuse Worker - Advice for U19s - Leave message - 020 8652 7945
Sutton YAP (Drug Info & Advice) - 020 8770 0017
Frank - Info & Advice about Drugs - 0800 77 66 00 www.talktofrank.com
Drinkline - Help and Advice about Alcohol - 0800 917 8282
Stop Smoking Service - 020 8725 0981
Release - 020 7729 9904
NHS Smoking Helpline - 0800 169 0169

Education, Training and Employment

Connexions (Sutton) - 020 8642 6442 www.connexions-southlondon.org.uk
Carshalton College - 020 8770 6800
Sutton Job Centre - 020 8918 8200 www.jobcentreplus.gov.uk

Emergency Contraception

If you are aged 19 or under, you can get FREE emergency contraception from all family planning clinics, sexual health clinics (GU), some GPs and A&E (as a last resort) and the following pharmacists (ring for details)
IS Pharmacy - 46 The Market/Rosehill, Sutton, SM1 3HE - Opening Hours Mon-Fri 9am-8pm; Sat 9am-5pm - 020 8641 8546
Gaiger - 303 High Street, Sutton, SM1 1LL - Opening Hours Mon-Fri 9am-7pm, Sat 9am-1pm - 020 8643 6787
Roundshaw Pharmacy - Unit 4, Mollison Square, Wallington, SM6 9DA - Opening Hours Mon-Fri 9am-1pm, 2pm-6:30pm (Thurs 6pm); Sat 9am-1pm and every Sun 11am-12pm - 020 8669 4083
If you are over 16 you can buy emergency contraception from most pharmacies at a cost of £25. Emergency contraception can be taken up to 72 hours (3 days) after unprotected sex, but it is more effective if taken in the first 24 hours. If it has been longer than 3 days, you may still be able to get an emergency coil fitted.

General Health

NHS Direct - 0845 46 47
School Health Nursing Service - 020 8770 8363
Eating Disorders Association Youth Line - 0845 634 7650
Epsom Hospital - 01372 735 735
St. Helier Hospital 020 8296 2000
Young Minds (Mental Health) - www.youngminds.org.uk
Saneline (Mental Health) - 0845 767 8000
If In Doubt - www.ifindoubt.co.uk

Information, Advice, Counselling and Support

Jigsaw 4 U - Advocacy for looked after Young People - 020 8687 1384
Sutton Young Carers Project - 020 8296 5611
Sutton Racial Equality Council - 020 8770 6199
Refugee Network Sutton - 020 8770 6983
Care Law - Info for Young People in Care - www.carelaw.org.uk
Gamcare - Advice and Support with Gambling - 0845 6000 133
Samaritans 24 Hour Helpline - 0845 790 9090
Childline - 0800 1111 www.childline.org.uk
Kidscape - Anti-Bullying - www.kidscape.org.uk
NSPCC - 0808 800 5000 www.there4me.com
YouthLine - 0800 096 1425
CEOP Advice Formspring
Jump Start Leaflet

Leisure

Westcroft Leisure Centre - 020 8770 4388
Cheam Leisure Centre - 020 8770 4830
Sutton Arena Leisure Centre - 020 8770 4088
Superbowl - 020 8770 1221
Sutton Youth Service - 020 8404 1990 www.suttonyouth.org
Sutton Library - 020 8770 4700
Empire Cinema - 0781 471 4714

Personal safety and Dealing with violence

Sutton Police Station - 020 8643 1212
Victim Support - 0845 30 30 90
Survivors UK - Rape and Sexual Abuse Support for Boys and Young Men - 0845 1221 201 www.survivorsuk.org.uk
Rape and Sexual Abuse - Support for Girls and Young Women - 020 8683 3300
Galop Helpline - Homophobic Violence and Police Issues - 020 7704 2040
"Safe" - Information and Advice on How to Stay Safe, Policing and Crime Topics - www.safe.met.police.uk
MALE - Men's Advice Line and Enquiries - 0808 801 0327 www.mensadviceline.org.uk
Sutton Women's Welfare Centre - 020 8661 1991
National Domestic Violence Helpline - 0808 2000 247 www.nationaldomesticviolencehelpline.org.uk
Southall Black Sisters - www.southallblacksisters.org.uk
The Hideout (Help young people understand DV) - www.thehideout.org.uk
South London African Women's Organisation - 020 8640 1917
NSPCC Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) helpline - 0800 028 3550
Forced Marriage Unit - (+44)207 008 0151 fmu@fco.gov.uk

Sexual Health and Relationships

Family Planning and Youth Clinics - 020 8407 3636
Medical GU Dept (St. Helier) - 020 8296 2543
Sexual Health Drop-in Centre (ring for times) - 020 8642 6442
Sexual Health Helpline - 020 8407 3636 www.gettingiton.org.uk
Sexwise Helpline - 0800 28 29 30 www.ruthinking.co.uk
Brook Helpline - 0800 0185 023 www.brook.org.uk
National AIDs Helpline - 0800 567 123
Body & Soul - 020 7383 7678 www.bodyandsoul.demon.co.uk
Terrence Higgins Trust - Info on HIV and AIDs - 0845 1221 200
Lesbian & Gay Switchboard - 020 7837 7324
The ASK Project - Info on Local Groups for Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual People - 020 7816 4752
LMO - For under 21s who are Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or questioning their sexuality - 07754 759 619

Young Parents

Sutton Teenage Parent Advisor - 020 8770 8310 or 07881 826 347
"Young Mums to be" courses - 020 8288 0280
Sutton Children's Information Service - 020 8770 6000
Maternity Alliance Information Line - 020 7490 7638
Care to Learn - for Childcare Grants - 0845 600 2809 www.dfes.gov.uk/caretolearn
Cry-sis - Support with Sleepless Babies - 020 7404 5011
Families need Fathers - 0870 760 7496 www.fnf.org.uk
Lone Parents - Advice on Back to Work/Training - 020 8700 8149
Sure Start Young Parents' Group - 020 8640 8846