Offering support to 13-19 year olds with regards to careers, CV, Housing, Employment, Money Management, Relationships and Sexual health.
Children’s Social Care Service
Reading’s Children’s Social Care service is responsible for supporting and caring for some of the most vulnerable children and young people in the borough. Social workers can assess the needs of the family and what services would meet the needs identified. They can also provide direct help to families in the form of advice, practical assistance and guidance.
Daisy's Dream supports children and their families affected by both life threatening illness and bereavement, throughout Berkshire and the surrounding areas.
0118 934 2604
Drug and Alcohol Support
The Reading Drug and Alcohol Action Team (DAAT) oversee substance misuse treatment services in Reading and report treatment performance to the National Treatment Agency (NTA) and Government of the South East (GOSE).
0118 934 2604
Housing support/advice for young people
Berkshire Women's Aid
Each year we are contacted by over seven thousand women who either fear or are experiencing, abuse at home or in a relationship. If you suspect you are being abused, Berkshire Women's Aid (BWA) can help you regain control of your life.
0118 950 4003
ReachOUT is a club for lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender young people (aged 13 to 19), or those questioning their sexuality.
0118 937 4709
ChildLine is a private and confidential service for children and young people up to the age of nineteen. You can contact a ChildLine counsellor about anything - no problem is too big or too small.
Time to Talk Reading
Time to Talk Reading is a free confidential counselling service available to all young people in Reading aged 13 -19 and up to 25 years for young people with additional needs.
0118 903 5151
Reading Youth Offending Service
Reading Youth Offending Service works closely with the Criminal Courts and a range of crime and disorder and children's services.
0118 937 2420