I Need Help

We all have the right be safe all of the time

Childline    Call free on 0800 111

The quickest way to get through to a councillor is to call from any phone for free and it wont show on your bill or use credit.

You can contact Childline about anything. Whatever your worry, it’s better out than in. We’re here to support you and help you find ways to cope.

There are lots of different ways to get in touch with us. And you can also get help from other young people


We help to protect, support and nurture hundreds of thousands of children, young people, parents and carers via our 800+ services across the UK. 

If you think a child is in immediate danger, dial 999 or contact your local authority social care department, or the NSPCC.

If you are a child and you need help, call Childline’s 24-hour support service on 0800 11 11.


Refuge   Call free on 0808 2000 247

Refuge is committed to a world where domestic violence is not tolerated and where women and children can live in safety.


Young Minds Call free on 0808 802 5544

Offer information to young people and children about mental health and emotional wellbeing. Need to talk? Find organisations that listen, plus online support.


Devon and Cornwall Police Call free on 999 or 111


NSPCC Call free on 0808 800 5000

If you’re worried about a child, even if you’re unsure, contact professional counsellors 24/7 for help, advice and support.



Friendly, confidential drugs advice


Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Safeguarding Children Partnership

  • Multi-agency Referral Unit: 0300 123 1116
  • Out of Hours Service: 01208 251300

Victim Support 

Call free on 08081 689111Everyone reacts to crime differently, which is why our services are tailored to individual needs. We’re here to help anyone affected by crime, not only those who experience it directly, but also their friends, family and any other people involved.