Type of service:
Forums And Support Networks
c/o NSPCC, Weston House, 42 Curtain Road, Hackney, London EC2A 3NH
Telephone number:
0800 1111
Service description:

Childline is a free 24-hour counselling service for children and young people (up to their 19th birthday) in the United Kingdom, which is provided by the NSPCC. You can talk to Childline:

  • By phoning free (from a landline or mobile) on 0800 1111
  • Via email (after registering with the Childline website)
  • Via 1-2-1 Counsellor Chat Chat (online)
  • In British Sign Language (BSL) via SignVideo - Mon-Fri (8am-8pm) and Sat (8am-1pm)

Childline is a registered charity (no. 216401).

Age range:
0 - 18 years, 11 months
British Sign Language
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Early Years (0-5)
  • Age - School (5-18)
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
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