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The Challenging Behaviour Foundation

We are the charity for people with severe learning disabilities whose behaviour challenges. We’re making a difference to the lives of children and adults across the UK through information, peer support, family support, workshops and speaking up for families.  Our vision is for anyone with…
Website:
http:www.challengingbehaviour.org

Cheerful Sparrows (Thanet)

To relieve persons resident in the district of Thanet who are in conditions of need, hardship or distress with particular reference to those residing within the boundaries of the former borough of Margate. Registered Charity No: 276074 
Telephone:
01843 604843
E-mail:
info@cheerfulsparrows.org.uk
Website:
www.cheerfulsparrows.org.uk/

Cheriton Library

Our libraries are free to join and offer a wide range of services - from free access to books, computers, internet and information to the hire of music, audio books and films.
Telephone:
03000 41 31 31
E-mail:
cheritonlibrary@kent.gov.uk
Website:
Kent Libraries, Registration and Archives
Age Range:
Suitable for all ages

Child Bereavement UK

We support families and educate professionals when a baby or child of any age dies or is dying or when a child is facing bereavement. Every year we train c. 6000 professionals, helping them to better understand and meet the needs of grieving families.
Telephone:
0800 0288840
01494 568900
E-mail:
support@childbereavement.org.uk
Website:
www.childbereavementuk.org
Age Range:
Ages 11-16, Ages 16-18, Ages 5-10, 18-25 (Transition)

Childline

ChildLine is a private and confidential service for children and young people up to the age of nineteen. You can contact a ChildLine counsellor about anything - no problem is too big or too small. Call free on 0800 1111, have a 1-2-1 chat online or send…
Website:
www.childline.org.uk
Age Range:
Ages 11-16, Ages 16-18, Ages 0-4, Ages 5-10, 18-25 (Transition)

Children and Young People's Mental Health Services (formerly CAMHS)

CYPMHS stands for the Children and Young People's Mental Health Service. CYPMHS provides emotional wellbeing and mental health advice and support for young people and their families across Kent. Our service is available to young people from the age of 0-18 (or up to the…

The Children's Society - Include Programme

As part of The Children's Society, the Include Programme reaches out to young carers from all communities through our national and local programmes, helping voluntary and statutory services supporting young carers. We also campaign for change and promote best practice with central and local government and work in…
Website:
www.youngcarer.com

Choice Support - The Jigsaw Project

Maidstone, Kent About the Jigsaw Project The Jigsaw Project is all about raising awareness of disability hate crime and working with organisations to support the reporting of hate crimes. The Jigsaw Project achieves its aims by running workshops that are delivered across Kent. We work…
Telephone:
0800 0282 815
E-mail:
jigsaw@choicesupport.org.uk
Website:
www.choicesupport.org.uk/

Counselling for families and individuals

Most of us at some time in our lives experience emotional stress due to relationship problems, bereavement, family crisis, work issues, having a hard time at school, or other difficulties. Counselling provides a safe place, a listening ear and a caring environment. Counselling is a…
Telephone:
01892 538288
E-mail:
info@fegans.org.uk
Website:
www.fegans.org.uk/
Age Range:
Suitable for all ages

Counselling for families and individuals in East Kent

Most of us at some time in our lives experience emotional stress due to relationship problems, bereavement, family crisis, work issues, having a hard time at school, or other difficulties. Counselling provides a safe place, a listening ear and a caring environment. Counselling is a…
Telephone:
01843 587000
E-mail:
info@fegans.org.uk
Website:
www.fegans.org.uk/

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