TalkingZone is a free and private online counselling service for young people aged 11-17 years.

The online service is a safe and private place where you can talk to a counsellor or find help about some of the things that are worrying you.

Counselling is currently available on Wednesday between 5pm and 8pm, Term Time Only

If our counsellors are offline or in session, you can request a session by completing this referral form. The counsellor will then contact you within 3 working days to arrange an appointment with you or to tell you how long you have to wait for an appointment.

You can also find links to self-help sheets, videos and links to other useful websites. These are available 24hrs a day, 7 days a week.

Please note that TalkingZone is not an emergency service. If you need urgent help, please call emergency services on 999. Alternatively, you could call Childline on 0800 1111 or Samaritans on 116 123.

Check these phone numbers