Children and Young People

Hampshire Youth Access

A partnership of 11 agencies across Hampshire that provide counselling support for young people aged 5-17yrs including:

Alabare – Andover
Youth in Romsey – Romsey
It’s Your Choice – Totton
No Limits – Southampton
Eastleigh Youth Counselling – Eastleigh
Winchester Youth Counselling – Winchester
The Moving On Project – Fareham
Off the Record – Havant
YPI Counselling – Basingstoke
Hart Voluntary Action – Fleet
Step By Step Partnership - Aldershot

The Mix

Online info and resources on all aspects of a young person’s life including MH, relationships, work/study, money, housing etc. Offers counselling support, webchat, text support, helpline.

Health for Teens Hampshire

Online help and advice.


Forums, articles, counselling support from Kooth team, daily journal to log goals and mood, chat and messenger with team.

Young Minds

Advice and information about MH issues, where to get support, YM crisis messenger service. Text YM to 85258 24/7.

No Limits (Southampton and Hants)

Charity across Southampton and Hants offering support, counselling, advocacy to people under 26 on a number of issues including MH, housing, debt, relationships, substances and more.

U Matter (Portsmouth)

For 8-18 y/o living in Portsmouth. Offers counselling through Relate, their partner agency.

Youth Trust (IOW)

1:1 counselling for children and young people.

On Your Mind

For Wiltshire area but there are helpful apps (available to all) and resources around maintaining mental health & wellbeing.
Signposting and advice for parents/carers.