Understanding children's mental health & emotional wellbeing


Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)

Provides medical support to young people suffering from a range of mental health disorders. http://www.wlmht.nhs.uk/service/camhs-hounslow/

Counselling Services

Hounslow Youth Counselling Service.  Available for children and young people aged 11-26 www.hycscounselling.co.uk

Drug/Alcohol Support Services

Ethnic Alcohol Counselling in Hounslow (EACH). Provides a culturally appropriate counselling and support service to individuals and their families who have been affected by alcohol, drugs and mental health problems. The majority of clients are from ethnic minorities but the service is open to anyone. http://www.hounslow.gov.uk/alcoholanddrugmisuse

Children’s Information Services

The Hounslow Family Information Service provides information, advice and guidance on a range of services, activities and entitlements for families with children and young people aged 0-19 years. http://www.hounslow.gov.uk/fis

Disability Support Services

Hounslow Adult Access Team. There are many services available in Hounslow to help you if you have a physical disability. The services are designed to support you with your day-to- day tasks so that you can be helped to live at home safely. http://www.hounslow.gov.uk/index/health_and_social_care.htm

Domestic Violence Support Services

Hounslow Women’s Aid. Women’s Aid is the national domestic violence charity that helps up to 250,000 women and children every year. They work to end violence against women and children. http://www.womensaid.org.uk/

Bereavement Support Services

Bereavement Services Hounslow. This service offers bereavement counselling and pre-bereavement counselling for both children and adults in the west London area. http://www.bshounslow.org.uk

Young Carers

Hounslow Young Carers. Provide a range of support for 5 -18 year olds living in the borough of Hounslow who care for family member(s) that have a disability, mental health issues, substance misuse or long term illness. http://www.hounslow.gov.uk/young_carers