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Quit for Wales

Quit For Wales

Quit for Wales is a campaign run by ASH Wales which aims to encourage you to try a quit attempt! Make your pledge today at www.quitforwales.org or via Twitter using the hashtag #QuitForWales

Website: www.quitforwales.org
E-mail: info@ashwales.org.uk
Twitter: #QuitForWales
For support, phone Stop Smoking Wales: 08000 852 219
Text The Filter: 07860 022 888



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



Fresh Start Wales

Fresh Start Wales

Make a fresh start. Stop smoking in your car. Get a quit kit from Fresh Start.

Website: www.freshstartwales.co.uk
E-mail: via website
Facebook: /freshstartwales
Twitter: @freshstartwales



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