For Young Persons in Wiltshire - who are going through Abuse/Violence - we have a list of Helplines - Sources of information - the list will be added to as we learn of more organisations offering support

More Sources of Assistance  - they are all external sources of information  and you need to address any issues with the relevant organisations 

Financial Advice

Help and Advice

  • CRUSE Bereavement Care Freephone National Helpline is staffed by trained bereavement volunteers, who offer emotional support to anyone affected by bereavement. You can contact CRUSE on 0808 808 1677.

  • Samaritans offer a free confidential service available 24 hours a day to provide support and help you to explore your options so you can make decisions that are right for you. You can contact the Samaritans on 116 123. Email:

  • GamCare The National Gambling Helpline provides confidential advice, information and emotional support throughout Great Britain to anyone experiencing problems with gambling. You can contact GamCare on 0808 802 0133.

  • Marie Curie, if you're living with or caring for someone who has a terminal illness, they’re here to offer practical information and emotional support, whatever your situation. Whether you have questions on managing day-to-day care, are looking for financial information or just need a friendly ear – they’re here to listen and help. You can contact Marie Curie on 0800 090 2309.

  • Carers UK Advice line This guide is for people who have care and support needs, their carers and people who are planning for their future care needs. You can contact Carers UK Advice line on 0300 123 1053.

  • Macmillan Whether you’re worried about money or practical issues, have questions about treatment, or just want someone to listen, call our team of specialist advisers free on 0808 808 0000 or +442070912230 from outside of the UK.

  • Shelter You should use this line if: You have nowhere to sleep, or might be homeless soon, You have somewhere to sleep, but nowhere to call home, You are/could be at risk of harm, You feel very overwhelmed about your housing situation. You can contact shelter on 0808 1644 660.

  • Frank FRANK helps you find out everything you might want to know about drugs (and some stuff you don't). For friendly, confidential advice, Talk to FRANK. You can contact FRANK on 0300 123 6600 or text 82111.

  • Drinkline The purpose of the Drinkline service is to offer free, confidential, accurate and consistent information and advice to callers who are concerned about their own or someone else`s drinking regardless of the caller`s age, gender, sexuality, ethnicity or spirituality. You can contact Drinkline on 0300 123 1110.

  • Mind The Mind team provides information on a range of topics including: types of mental health problems, where to get help, medication and alternative treatments, advocacy. They will look for details of help and support in your own area. You can contact Mind on 0300 123 3393.