BAC levels are used to determine if a person should be able to operate a motor vehicle legally. This guide will explain what BAC is, why it’s important to know your level before making decisions, and what the consequences of some of those decisions might be. It also includes a BAC calculator, please click below.
Tel: 0808 802 1234
The sexual health charity for young people under 25 offering confidential advice.
Tel: 0808 800 2222
Support and guidance for bullying related matters and the effects the occur because of the bullying.
Tel: 0300 123 1053
Confidential information and advice for anyone looking after someone else.
Tel: 0844 223 2080
An information resource that provides well-researched and fact-based guides, pages, and articles about substance abuse, addiction, and mental health issues.
Head Meds offers a database of all the medication which you could be potentially prescribed. In addition to this it offers the correct dosages for your age and the risks which follow from taking the medication.
Healthwatch North Somerset
Web: Healthwatch North Somerset
A local, independent champion for people who use health and social care services. Our role is to listen to your experiences of using services, including GPs, dentists, and hospitals, and speak out on your behalf. We collect and analyse people’s views to ensure that those who run the services you use know what works and what doesn’t. We can help with signposting and providing you with the information you need to access health and social care services in your local area.
Kooth, from XenZone, is an online counselling and emotional well-being platform for children and young people, accessible through mobile, tablet and desktop and free at the point of use.
Tel: 0300 123 3393
Mind provides advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem.
North Somerset Parent Carers Working Together – helping to shape services in North Somerset for children and young people up to 25 years with additional needs and/or disabilities. NSPCWT offers free training, events, signposting and support to Parent Carers in North Somerset whilst gathering their collective voice to help effect positive change.
Tel: 0800 1111 (For U18’s) / 0808 800 5000
National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children is a charity which works to ensure protection and support for children and young people.
Pregnancy Advisory Service
Tel: 03457 30 40 30
For information and advice on abortion and pregnancy services that are available to you.
SEND and You (SAY) SENDIAS Service
Web: SEND and You (SAY) SENDIAS Service
free, confidential and impartial statutory service offering information, advice and support for children and young people with Special educational needs and or a disability (SEND) and their families, as well as Professionals about all areas of SEND.
Tel: 08457 90 90 90
Confidential non-judgemental emotional support, 24 hours a day, for people who feel distressed, despairing or suicidal.
Tel: 020 7089 5050
Young Minds is a charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people. They can also offer training and promotional leaflets about sensitive topics such as depression and anger.