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c/o NSPCC, Weston House, 42 Curtain Road, Hackney, London
United Kingdom

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How to contact this service


Childline is a free 24-hour counselling service for children and young people (up to their 19th birthday) in the United Kingdom, which is provided by the NSPCC. You can talk to Childline:

  • By phoning free (from a landline or mobile) on 0800 1111
  • Via email (after registering with the Childline website)
  • Via 1-2-1 Counsellor Chat Chat (online)
  • In British Sign Language (BSL) via SignVideo - Mon-Fri (8am-8pm) and Sat (8am-1pm)

Childline is a registered charity (no. 216401).

National Organisation
Additional languages
British Sign Language
Age range
Suitable for ages from 0 to 19 years
Referral Route
No Referral Needed
Type of Service
Forums and Support Networks
Eligibility Criteria
  • Age Range - School
  • Age Range - Early Years
Provider Category
Universal Services - Suitable for Everyone
Special Needs
Suitable for Everyone

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Last updated 02 May 2023