Kirklees Young People’s Survey resources

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 All kinds of topics/issues

ChildLine ( ; phone: 0800 1111)

Health for Teens (

Relate: relationship help for young people

Samaritans ( ; phone: 116 123)

Chat Health (local messaging service for 11-16 year olds): text 07520618866

Kooth online counselling service:


Calm harm: helps to resist or manage the urge to self-harm

Daylio: mood tracker (helps with anxiety)

Stop, breathe, think: relaxation and meditation techniques


ChildLine: bullying (phone: 0800 1111)

Child safety and safeguarding

Kirklees Council’s web page

Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP): online sexual abuse (

Childnet International: internet safety (



Police (emergency): phone 999

Police (non-emergency): phone 101

West Yorkshire Police (Kirklees):



Streetbikes: free training and used bikes (

Domestic violence

Kirklees Council’s web page

The Pennine Domestic Violence Group (phone: 0800 052 7222)

Drugs and alcohol

The Base Kirklees: a confidential drug and alcohol service for young people (phone: 01484 541 589)

FRANK: confidential drugs advice (

ChildLine: drugs (phone: 0800 1111)

ChildLine: alcohol (phone: 0800 1111)

Eating disorders

Beat Eating Disorders ( ; youthline: 0808 801 0711)

NHS Choices: information about eating disorders

Education, employment and training

C & K Careers: Education, employment and training guidance and support (

Food and physical activity

Teen Weight Wise (

HPV vaccine

NHS Choices: HPV vaccine

Video: 5 rumours about the HPV vaccine

Mental health and emotional wellbeing

ChildLine: feelings and emotions (phone: 0800 1111)

Northorpe Hall: including Children’s Emotional Wellbeing Service

Young Minds (

Papyrus: prevention of young suicide (

Thriving Kirklees Single Point of Contact: Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services ( ; phone: 0300 304 5555)

CAM’S den (

Youthtalk (

Apps related to emotional wellbeing:
 – Daylio: mood tracker (helps with anxiety)
 – Stop, breathe, think: relaxation and meditation techniques 


Relate: relationship help for young people

Shelter: mediation for young people having problems living with parents or other relatives


ChildLine: self-harm (phone: 0800 1111)

Samaritans ( ; phone: 116 123)

App related to self-harm:
Calm harm: helps to resist or manage the urge to self-harm

Sexual abuse and exploitation

Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP): online sexual abuse (

Sexual health

NHS Choices: Sex and young people

Sexwise (

Sexual and gender identity

The Brunswick Centre yOUTh project: Providing support across Kirklees to LGB&T young people, their parents and carers (

Yorkshire MESMAC: Youth groups and other resources for LGB&T young people (

The Proud Trust: LGBT+ youth groups and other support (Manchester based) (

Mermaids: Support around gender identity and being trans (

ChildLine: sexual and gender identity (phone: 0800 1111)

Young Stonewall (


ChildLine: smoking (phone: 0800 1111)

Volunteering / Active citizens

Volunteering Kirklees (

Kirklees Youth Alliance: **Young advisors wanted to help develop new positive activities for young people in Kirklees**
Contact: Susan Greenwood, KYA Development Manager (; mobile: 07901 372653)

Young carers

ChildLine: young carers (phone: 0800 1111)

Kirklees Young Carer’s service

Youth clubs and organisations

Kirklees Community Directory listings


* Using survey results in the KJSA

 The Young People’s Survey is a valuable source of information about young people (Year 9 age) in Kirklees. Some of these results are used in our Kirklees Joint Strategic Assessment (KJSA). Information in the KJSA is organised into four broad areas (health-related conditions, people and life events, behaviours, and wider factors that impact on health), and each section (where appropriate) includes information about how that topic affects young people. There are also summaries relating to the population of Kirklees, and to geographical areas within Kirklees, as well as an overview of all the key health and wellbeing topics for Kirklees residents.