Get help and information

In these uncertain times you can help and support from a number of organisations in Cornwall, like Kooth and Young People Cornwall. There are also some really good national sites, like Childline, and help that's available if you are in crisis and need urgent help.

Check out the really good Childline Coronavirus pages for advice and information 


 Advice and information in Cornwall

Your Way 

Stay up to date with the Your Way Coronavirus page 

Your Way are offering On Line Chat WEEKDAYS from 3pm - 9pm.


Kooth is a FREE, anonymous, confidential, safe, online wellbeing service, offering
counselling, information, and forums for children and young people.

Click on the picture to see their guide to joining / getting in touch with Kooth 



Mind Your Way

  • information about mental health and mental health problems,

  • how to look after your mental health and promote wellbeing,

  • how to get help and what services are available locally, and

  • hear from other young people sharing their experiences.

Click on their logo below to head over to their site.

MYW logo 

 The Hide Out – The Hide Out is a space for children and young people to understand domestic abuse and how to take positive actions. 


Need urgent help?


Childline If you're under 19 you can confidentially call, email, or chat online about any problem big or small 0800 1111.

You can sign up for a childline account on their website, so you can message a counsellor anytime without using your email address 

Young Minds

Young Minds Crisis Messenger Text YM to 85258 


If you're in distress and need support, you can ring Samaritans for free at any time of the day or night on 116123.

You can email them too, but they say that it will take longer to respond.