Phone, text, and web chat support for care leavers
Support via phone, text or webchat for care experienced young adults aged 18-27.
We can offer:
We have a team of volunteers, ready to answer your call, text or web chat between 6pm and 12 midnight, every day. If you call during these hours and the line is busy, that is only because all our volunteers are already talking to someone, so just leave us a message and someone will get back to you.
Telephone: 0808 802 0222
Text message: 07860 065 169
Live web chat
Opening times: 6 pm -Midnight – 7 days a week.
You can either call back during our opening hours or leave a message on our voice mail for a call back in our operation hours
If you are in crisis and need to talk to someone urgently, you can contact our crisis line to get in touch with a trained professional.
Text FAMILYACTION to 85258
Our crisis messenger text service provides free, 24/7 crisis support across the UK. We know that getting the support you need at the right time is important, which is why we’ve introduced our crisis line. This service is delivered in partnership with Shout.
If you are interested in volunteering for this service, please email our National Lead for Volunteering at email@example.com for details.