Local resources – Kensington & Chelsea

Here are some examples of local organisations in Kensington & Chelsea that you and your family might find useful. These are not CAMHS services and are therefore run independently from CAMHS.

Connexions
Confidential advice and guidance for young people aged 13-19 (or up to age 25 if you have a learning disability) on a variety of issues including careers, employment, benefits, housing, training, education and health.

Insight
A confidential support service for young people under 25, living with or affected by drug and alcohol issues, in Kensington and Chelsea.

Supplementary schools in Kensington and Chelsea
Offering a variety of language and cultural activities including booster lessons, homework support, lessons in your home language, religious classes, sports, trips, and arts activities.

Txtm8
A confidential sex and relationship advice service for young people under 26. Text any question to 89868 between 8am-2am, 365 days a year, and get an answer within 30 minutes. Texts sent to Txtm8 cost the price of a normal text. All replies are free.

Woman’s Trust
Confidential advice, support and information for women affected by domestic abuse.

There are many other community groups and support organisations in your local area that may be helpful for you and your family. Contact your local library, children’s centre or Kensington and Chelsea council for more information.