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further support

Extra support is useful when we’re struggling with something specific and would like to get targeted support. They are not the only way to begin to face things in your past, but they can be a safe space where professionals can guide you and give advice. 



Whatever you’re feeling, we’re here to help.

Get free, safe and anonymous support. Access support from other young people and professionals, all at your own pace.

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St Basils

Support for Young People struggling with Homelessness

Age: 16-25

Area: City-wide

Coventry Young Carers

We help young carers in Coventry by listening to you when you want to talk, giving you information and advice, arrange trips and activities to give you a break from your caring responsibilities and support you through any troubles you may have in school (if the problems are because you are caring for someone).

Age: 5-18




Compass Coventry young people's emotional health and wellbeing service

We help children & young people understand the issues they are struggling with, provide strategies to cope and achieve positive mental wellbeing.

Age: 5-18 

Area: City-wide



Change Grow Live (CGL)

Positive Choices

Young People's Substance Misuse, Relationship and Sexual Health service

Age: 5 - 24

Area: City Centre

Coventry and Warwickshire MIND

We’re here to support children in Coventry and Warwickshire with their mental health and wellbeing, whether that be through one-to-one sessions, peer group support or more targeted, tailored intervention to address specific needs

Age: 7-18

Area: City Centre

School Nurses

We provide a named school nurse in each school in Coventry, to help children and young people (from school entry to 19 years old) to take responsibility for their own health and to adopt a healthy lifestyle.

Age: School entry to 19 years

Area: City-wide

St Giles

St Giles helps vulnerable young people who are criminally exploited through gangs, serious violence and offending.


Children and young people can receive support from specialist female counsellors in a fully equipped therapy suite. The counselling includes a range of techniques including talking, play and creative therapies as well as EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitisation Reprogramming) to help with trauma.

Age: 5-18

Area: City Centre