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Need to talk?

Free and confidential counselling services are available to Hull College learners who need to talk about mental health, stress or other issues affecting them.

The Counselling Service is continuing to support our learners during these uncertain times. In order for us to do this in a consistent manner, we are offering online and phone counselling.

If you would like to contact us, please email listen@hull-college.ac.uk or text 07860 023367 we will get in touch with you as soon as possible.

If you are a learner at the college and wish to refer yourself to the service, please fill out the form below

If you would like to request counselling please fill out the form above and either email it to listen@hull-college.ac.uk or post it in our letterbox outside room QG702

or post to us at;

Hull College Counselling Service

702 Queens Gardens

Hull

HU1 3DG

If you have any queries regarding the service or a referral please call 01482 598736 or 313447.

If it is an emergency or an immediate threat to life call 999
  • Police
  • Fire
  • Ambulance
  • Children and Families Services

Other Services - Hull

Children & Families. Via Early Help & Safeguarding Hub on 01482 448 879 during normal office hours

Adults at Risk. Via Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub Tel 01482 616092

After 5pm Emergency Duty Team on 01482 300 304 out of normal office hours

Other Services - East Riding

Children & Families. Via Early Help & Safeguarding Hub 01482 395500

Adults at Risk Telephone: (01482) 396940

After 5pm Emergency Duty Team on 01377 241273 out of normal office hours

Domestic Abuse & Covid-19 Advice

Local domestic abuse support services are available and continue to provide support, advice and information.

If you, a family member, friend or neighbour are affected by domestic abuse and coercive and controlling behaviour, please contact:

HULL DAP: 01482 318759

If you need to request support online visit: hulldap.co.uk

Hull Women's Aid: 01482 446099

Preston Road Women's Centre: 01482 790310

If in immediate danger, dial 999 (no credit is needed)

If you can't speak, press 55 on your telephone when the call taker is on the line and they will still provide help.

To report a non-emergency incident contact Humberside Police on 101.

Other Services

Kooth

Kooth is an free, anonymous and safe counselling and support service available to all young people ages 11-25 years across East Riding of Yorkshire, North Lincolnshire and Hull. Fully trained and qualified counsellors and emotional wellbeing practitioners are available until 10pm each night, 365 days a year.

Website: Kooth.com


Family Action

Family Action is a charity that works with families to work through stress, disruption and general trouble and strife. They provide counselling sessions over the phone, email or text. They are still open during the Covid19 lockdown. Contact Family Action on:

Website: familyline@family-action.org.uk

Tel: 0808 802 6666

Text: 07537 404 282

Mon-Fri, 9am to 9pm

OUT OF HOURS TEXT: FAMILYACTION to 85258


Targeted Youth Support (TYS) (Hull)

The Targeted Youth Support Team offer support, information and advice to young people aged 16 -21. The following groups are eligible for the service:

  • young people aged 16 or 17, Child in need, UASC, Looked After Children.
  • young people 18+ young people open to the TYS service (allocated or duty).
  • care leavers aged 16 -25 (eligibility for those over 21 will require an open allocation to leaving care).
  • out of town care leavers16 -21. Advice and information only can be provided.
  • homeless prevention and relief.

Contact

Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 5pm

Friday 8.30am to 4.30pm

Tel: 01482 615602

Email: targetedyouthsupport@hullcc.gov.uk


Youth and Family Support (East Riding)

Services include:

Counselling

Support for young people and their families, including:

  • emotional health
  • mental health
  • wellbeing
  • behaviour and aggression
  • drugs or alcohol
  • family relationships
  • school attendance
  • bereavement and separation
  • youth counselling


CAMHs Contact Point (mental health)

Contact Point provides a single point of contact to CAMHs services. It is staffed by clinicians and has been designed to make it easier for young people and their families to access our services.

Contact Point role, is a single point of access telephone triage service, for young people and children under the age of 18. We offer advice and signposting to young people and professionals working with 5-17 year olds. Self-referrals can be made by the young person themselves, as well as by parents/carers or anyone who has concerns about an individual within this age range, with whom they have contact.

Contact Point is available from 9am until 5pm, Monday to Friday

Hull – 01482 303688

East Riding – 01482 303810

Already have a CAMHs worker

The numbers to call are:

Rivendell: 01377 208280

Westend: 01482 303680


The Warren Youth Project

The Warren Youth Project provides vital support services to young people in Hull. The Warren team offers free support, guidance, training, education, counselling, employability skills/training, and creative expression activities and services to young people aged 14-25yrs (29yrs by appointment in the case of employability support).

Website: www.thewarren.org/

Tel: 01482 218115


Hull and East Riding Mind

Hull & East Yorkshire Mind has extensive experience in providing mental health services for people in Hull and East Yorkshire.

MIND can offer counselling as well as help and support around:

· mental health problems

· where to get help near you

· treatment options

· advocacy services.

Website: www.heymind.org.uk/ 

Email: info@heymind.org.uk

Tel: 01482 240200 - 24 hours a day 

Info Line: 01482 24013


Lets’ Talk 

Lets Talk offers mental health support to Hull residents covering:

  • LGBTQI
  • Younger Adults
  • Ex-offenders
  • Ex-Armed Forces
  • Perinatal
  • Eating Disorders
  • BME
  • Carers
  • Older People
  • Employment and Mental Wellbeing
  • Long Term Conditions and Medically Unexplained Symptoms

Website: www.letstalkhull.co.uk/ 

Tel: 01482 247111

Text: 61825

Email: Letstalkhull.org.uk


Local NHS support:

If you are worried about a young person and think they would benefit from talking to someone about their mental health, contact CAMHs on 01482 303688 (Hull) and 01482 303810 (East Riding) to find out more information.

Out of office hours call: 01482 301701 (option 1 adults, option 2 U18's).

If you need mental health support and are over 18 please call Single Point of Access: 01482 301701


SEED – Eating Disorder Support Service

The Resource Room, SEED, Wilberforce Health Centre, 6 – 10 Story Street, Hull

Tel Advice Line: 01482 718130


Suicide Support

If you or a friend is experiencing suicidal thoughts you can contact these agencies. 

Samaritans 

Whatever you're going through, a Samaritan can support  24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Website: www.samaritans.org/ 

Tel: 116 123

Email: jo@samaritans.org  

Papyrus 

Papyrus will also offer support and guidance for anyone worried about a young person who is feeling suicidal.

Website: https://www.papyrus-uk.org/#

Tel: 0800 068 4141  


NSPCC Helpline

Website: www.nspcc.org.uk/ 

Tel: 0808 800 5000 

email help@nspcc.org.uk


ReNew

Confidential support for anyone affected by alcohol or drugs in Hull.

Trafalgar House, 43-45 Beverley Road, Hull

Website: www.changegrowlive.org/content/hull-renew

Tel: 01482 620013


ReFRESH

Young People’s Substance Misuse Service.

ReFRESH works with young people up to the age of 19 who live in Hull, who need support to make safer choices about drugs, solvents or alcohol. Also give advice to parents, carers, professionals or family members.

Kenworthy House, 98-104 George Street, Hull.

Website: www.refreshhull.org.uk/ 

Tel: 01482 331059


East Riding Community Drug and Alcohol Team

The Community Drug and Alcohol Team provides an overarching case management service for people requiring medium to long term support. This includes; prescribing and psychological interventions alongside a short term intensive programme (ART) and Aftercare. It has permanent bases in Goole, Bridlington and Hull and works in Primary Care. It also offers satellite clinics in other areas to ensure that those who need the service are able to access it.

82 Spring Bank Hull HU3 1AB

Tel: 01482 320 606

Email: info@ads-uk.org


Yorkshire MESMAC

  • Information, advice and guidance on sexual and reproductive health
  • Healthy Relationships
  • Consent
  • Condom distribution
  • STI and pregnancy testing

15 Freetown Way, Hull HU2 8JQ

Website: www.mesmac.co.uk/ 

Tel: 01482 291190


The Wilson Centre (Adults)

· Customer service centre

· Citizens Advice

· Housing queries

· Council Tax

· Housing benefits

· Housing repairs

The Wilson Centre - Alfred Gelder Street Hull

Website: www.hull.gov.uk/council-and-democracy/customer-service/wilson-centre 

Tel: 01482 300 300