Hounslow Youth Counselling Service


Proud to be a national winner at the 2021 GSK Impact Awards

'We were inspired by HYCS' approach to helping young people, through providing a flexible and high quality counselling service' (judges' comment') 

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When emotions and problems feel overwhelming, it may seem difficult to cope. Reaching out to someone may feel hard but it can make a difference. You can talk to us about anything – it's free and confidential – talking to us can really help!


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Wellbeing tips and ideas to boost your mood and help support you in difficult times. Something for everyone - to calm, connect, energise and more - daily updates!


Young people aged 11-25

HYCS offer a free, 1-2-1 counselling service just for young people. Our service is confidential and anyone aged 11-25 who lives, works or studies in the Borough of Hounslow can self-refer to our service.

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Say No To Hate

Support resources for anyone affected by hate crime, racism & online abuse in our A-Z Directory.  Check out sections including Online Safety, Racism & Racial Trauma and BAME. 


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A-Z Support Directory

An easy-to-use, A-Z directory of support services across a wide range of concerns and interest areas, providing links to information that may support and help you.


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However you're feeling, we're here to help.

The App Zone

A whole host of wellbeing and mental health support apps are available for download to support you - visit our App Zone for details.


Abuse in Schools - Resources

If you have been affected by recent news coverage about abuse in education, contact the NSPCC dedicated helpline or link here for further support resources and information.


In Care or Leaving Care?

Check out some sources of support in our A-Z directory  - resources, 'life hacks', podcasts and more.


Need Urgent Help?

Help is at hand - check out the HYCS Emotional Crisis Leaflet for 24/7 services including Childline 0800 1111 or YoungMinds' Crisis Messenger text service TEXT YM to 85258.

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