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Children and Young People

If you need help in an emergency, dial 999.

If it’s not an emergency, you can contact the police on 101. You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

If you’re a victim of crime or you have seen a crime taking place, you don’t have to report it to the police if you don’t want to. You can still get help and advice.

If you’re worried about yourself or a friend, please get help using the information on this page.

Drugs and alcohol

Help and support for people living with addiction and substance abuse.

Guns and Gangs

Help if you have been a victim or survivor of gang and gun culture

Sex abuse and child sexual exploitation

If you're a victim or survivor of sexual abuse and child sexual exploitation, we can help.

Anti-social behaviour

Have the actions of others affected your quality of life?

Coping with sexual assault

A guide for young people coping with sexual assault

Reporting a crime

How to report a crime

When someone you love dies

Help and advice on what to do if someone you love dies.

Worried about the world?

Childline has useful information if youre worried about the world.

Know your rights

The victims code

Its not okay

Information on child sexual exploitation

Get help and advice

Where to go for help and advice

Childline

A free, private and confidential service where you can be you.

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