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Stop Smoking Wales

Stop Smoking Wales

A free, NHS service to help people quit smoking. They provide evidence based advice and behavioural support for smokers who want to stop.

Website: www.stopsmokingwales.com E-mail: stop.smoking@wales.nhs.uk Phone: 08000852219


Red Button

Red Button

A one-stop shop for information and advice on substance misuse with information on where to go to get help and advice, personal stories, videos, games and an anonymous question box.

Website: www.red-button.org E-mail: via website Facebook: /Red-Button Twitter: @redbutton_org


CLIConline

CLIC

Online channel and printed zine offering information, news and advice for all young people aged 11 to 25 in Wales on a wide range of subjects and issues, including where to get support in your local area.

Website: www.cliconline.co.uk E-mail: info@cliconline.co.uk Facebook: /CLIConline Twitter: @CLIConline


Meic

A helpline service for children and young people up to the age of 25 in Wales for advice on almost anything.

Website: www.meiccymru.org IM: via website Phone: 080 8802 3456 Text: 84001


The Site

Provides a non-judgemental support and information hub on everything from sex and exam stress to debt and drugs.

Website: www.thesite.org IM: via website Facebook: /thesite.org Twitter: @thesite Phone: 020 7250 5700


Tenovus

Provides cancer patients and their families with essential support whenever and wherever they need it most in Wales.

Website: www.tenovus.org.uk E-mail: post@tenovus.org.uk Facebook: /tenovus Twitter: @tenovuscancer Phone: 029 2076 8850


Mind

Promotes positive emotional wellbeing through empowering and supporting people to access opportunities to give them independence and quality of life.

Website: www.mind.org.uk/mind_cymru/ E-mail: contactwales@mind.org.uk Phone: 029 2040 2040 Facebook: /mindforbettermentalhealth Twitter: @mindcharity


NHS Direct

Helpline for you whenever you have health worries and we have the knowledge and experience to give you real help and reassurance.

Website: www.nhsdirect.wales.nhs.uk Phone: 0845 4647 Twitter: @nhsdirect


Bullies Out

Bullies Out

Offers support and information to individuals, schools, youth and community settings affected by bullying.

Website: www.bulliesout.com IM: via website Facebook: /bulliesout Twitter: @bulliesout


NewLink Wales

NewLink Wales

Independent substance misuse organisation operating throughout Wales offering training throughout the UK.

Website: www.newlinkwales.org.uk E-mail: info@newlinkwales.org.uk Facebook: /NewLinkWales Twitter: @newlinkwales


DAN 24/7

Dan 24/7

A free and bilingual telephone helpline providing a single point of contact for anyone in Wales wanting further information and / or help relating to drugs and / or alcohol.

Website: www.dan247.org.uk/ E-mail: via website Facebook: /Dan247helpline Twitter: @dan_247 Phone: 080 8808 2234 Text: 81066