What to do if you are worried about a child

Emotional Wellbeing Support Sutton

Emotional Wellbeing Support Sutton

Mental health support available

If you are worried about yourself, a family member, or a friends mental health, support is available:

Drop in provision:

Off The Record (OTR), Sutton young people’s counselling service, offers a weekly drop in service:

  • Every Tuesday from 3.30-5.30pm
  • If you are aged 11-25, you can drop in at the main office at 172 Croydon Road, Beddington CR0 4PG to speak to a counsellor with no appointment needed
  • For further information please visit the off the record website

Telephone/online support:

  • Samaritans on 116 123 or email jo@samaritans.org
  • Off the Record Online counselling service for young people aged 11-25 in Sutton. Sign up on the off the record website
  • ‘The Mix’ – support for young people under 25 inc. telephone 0808 808 4994
  • 1-1 chat and crisis messenger text service via the mix website
  • Or find more information on the young minds website

For parents and carers:

If you are concerned about your child / young person, please contact the Sutton Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) Single Point of Access (SPA) on 020 3513 3800 (option 1) and ask to speak to the duty clinician, who will be available 9am-5pm to discuss any concerns.