Young Adult Support Information Gathering

TOPIC BUTTON  LinksExplanation
Weight Management  Weigh to Go Ayrshire (Over 16)   Ayr United (Male Over 16)   Jumpstart (Age 5 to 15)  See Poster on File (9AP)   See Poster on File (9AP)   Jumpstart
Emotional Health and Mental Wellbeing breathingspace:  (confidential phone support service 0800 83 85 87)  Breathing Space     Samaratins       Teen Life Coach (Free) via Troon Art School Managing Stress for Young People – Video
Child Protection    Childline
Eating Disorder  Beat Eating Disorders
Young Suicide www.papyrus-uk.orgPrevention of Young Suicide  tel 0800 068 4141  
Substance Abuse    Talk to Frank    
Domestic Abuse   National Domestic Violence Helpline on 0808 2000 247 (run in partnership between Women’s Aid & Refuge).  Refuge specific teenage girls page   Helpline number for ALL Young Adults
JusticeYoung People’s Support & Transitions – Youth Justice Diversion from Prosecution Scheme Phone: 01292 660000    Provides appropriate help at an early stage to enable young people involved in offending behaviour to move on to a more positive and responsible way of life and prevent recurrence of offending.  
Homlessness     Young People’s Support & Transitions – Mediation Service Mediation between young people, parents, carers and extended family where homelessness is an issue.
Phone: 01292 614336  
Quarriers supports young people aged 16-25 with accommodation issues. Mediation Service Run by South Ayrshire Council
Young Carers    Based in Sandgate.  South Ayrshire Young Carers. 
Sexual Health   After school appointments are now available for young people under 18yrs and can be made by calling 01294 323226. Appointments will be available Mondays at Kilmarnock OIRd 1600-17 30hrs Tuesday The gatehouse Irvine 1600-17 30hrs Wednesday Cumnock 1600-17 30hrs Thursday Ayr NAHC 15 30-17 30hrs  Online booking service        
  Stop Smoking    Quit your Way     
General  Supportive information, discounts, groups and rewards for SOUTH AYRSHIRE