Resources

Avocados advocacy

A separate pillar of support outside of the usual structures, to empower people to change their story and know their rights.

Become charity

The charity for children in care and young care leavers

Brook

Free and confidential sexual health and well being advice

Care leavers

A national user led charity aimed at improving the lives of care leavers of all ages.

buttle uk

Offers help with grants for education for children and young people who are in need of help and support

Catch22

A social business helping people and communities across the UK

Centre point

Supporting homeless young people

Citizens advice

Free, confidential information and advice

Frank

Offers information, support and guidance on drugs and alcohol

Student finance

Offering financial support and guidance

LGBT youth in care

Pioneering excellence on behalf of LGBTQ+ care experienced young people

Mind

Advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem

Mind out

Mental health service run by and for lesbians, gay, bisexual, trans and queer people with experience of mental health issues

National Debtline

Free impartial debt advice from experts who care

NHAS

Offering advice about homelessness and the provision of emergency housing for care leavers

Nyas

Listening to, caring about and empowering children and young people to get their voice heard.

Princes Trust

Offering support to young people 11-30 who are unemployed, find school difficult and are at risk of exclusion

Prison Reform Trust

An independent UK charity working to create a just, humane and effective penal system

Refugee council

Support and advice for refugees and people seeking asylum in the UK

Salvation army

Supporting the homeless 

Settle

Helping people who are struggling to find a place to live

Shelter

Charity offering housing support, advice and information

Step Change

Helping you with the widest range of debt solutions no matter what you’re dealing with

Stonewall

Support to empower all young LBGT people to live free from discrimination and fulfill their potential

ucas

Information about courses available nationally and we will support you to apply for university

42ndstreet

Mental health charity providing free and confidential services to young people who are experiencing difficulties