Hounslow Youth Counselling Service


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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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Emotional crisis

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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!


Self Care Kit

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!


Youth Access - Mental health support for racial trauma

Support resources for young people facing racism & racial trauma (link below).  More resources for BAME communities in our A-Z Directory here. 

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

A-Z Support Directory

An easy-to-use, A-Z issues guide, providing links to information that may support and help you.


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.


BBC Own It App - for a happier, healthier experience online

The App Zone

NEW Antistress App - relaxation toys

The App Zone

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 such as Childline 0800 1111 or YoungMinds' Crisis Messenger text service TEXT YM to 85258.

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