Where to go for
The Where to go for website was developed by YMCA Right Here, an award winning, youth-led, young people’s project. The website is the place to search for services for young people aged 12-25 in Brighton & Hove. It covers a wide range of issues, from housing and money to counselling and activities and much more in between!
The Mix is a national charity that provides confidential support for young people. They provide a helpline, live messaging service and counselling sessions for young people needing help with their mental health and wellbeing.
Brighton and Hove Healthy Child Programme School Nursing Team
The School Nurse team offer confidential support and advice on a whole range of health issues to children and young people aged 11 to 19 years old.
School Nurses provide a service that aims to promote a healthy lifestyle and will work with young people to support their understanding of healthy relationships and making safe choices.
All secondary schools in Brighton and Hove have a named School Nurse. The School Nurse visits their secondary school weekly and runs a drop in – no appointments are necessary.
School Nurses also run out of school drop-ins in various sites in the evening across Brighton & Hove.
For details of school or out of school drop-ins phone 01273 696 011, ext 1692. A School Nurse is on duty Monday to Friday from 9 to 5pm.
School Nurses also offer a texting service called Chat Health. You can text a nurse on 07480 635423 for advice and support and will receive a response within one working day.