Tourette Syndrome is an inherited, neurological condition, they key features of which are tics, involuntary and uncontrollable sounds and movements.   Tourettes Action is the leading support and research charity for people with TS in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.  Visit our website to find out…
Telephone:
0300 777 8427
E-mail:
help@tourettes-action.org.uk
Website:
www.tourettes-action.org.uk/
The campaign against living miserably, or CALM, exists to prevent male suicide in the UK. In 2013, male suicide accounts for 78% of all suicides and is the single biggest cause of death in men aged 20 – 45 in England and Wales. We offer a…
Telephone:
National: 0800 58 58 58
London: 0808 802 58 58
E-mail:
info@thecalmzone.net
Website:
https://www.thecalmzone.net/
Support service for young people who are not in education, employment or training. For us to be able to help you, you must be all of the following: living in Luton aged 16 to 24 not in education unemployed not on a training programme. If you…
Telephone:
01582 548340
E-mail:
youthadvice@luton.gov.uk
Website:
Luton Youth Advice
CHUMS offers a range of services across Luton as follows: Child Bereavement Service The Bereavement Service supports children and young people aged 3-18 and their parent or carer following the death of someone close to them, whoever that may be and however they may have…
Telephone:
01525 863924
E-mail:
info@chums.uk.com
Website:
www.chums.uk.com
Samaritans provides confidential non-judgemental emotional support to people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those that may lead to suicide, on the phone, face to face, by email and by letter, 24 hours a day, everyday of the year.We are not a…
Telephone:
01582 720666
E-mail:
jo@samaritans.org
Website:
www.samaritans.org/.../luton
The Disability Resource Centre is an independent organisation and a registered charity that has disabled people at the centre of its decision-making. The Disability Resource Centre provides independent information and advice to people with disabilities, their families, carers and fellow professionals. Our Centre acts as…
Telephone:
01582 470900
E-mail:
hlw@drcbeds.org.uk
Website:
https://www.drcbeds.org.uk/
Here to give children and young people living in poverty a fighting chance.  We provide emergency essentials to children and young people living in extreme need.  Small Grants Programme Delivering essential items to children, young people and families whose development, health and well-being are at…
Telephone:
020 7828 7311
E-mail:
info@buttleuk.org
Website:
www.buttleuk.org/
Luton’s Virtual School for Looked after Children was set up in 2010. The school works with designated teachers in schools, social workers, foster carers and School Improvement Advisors to close the achievement gap of Children in Care. Every Local Authority must have a Virtual School…
Telephone:
01582 548137
Website:
Virtual School pages
The Royal College of Psychiatrists have a useful section on their website about diagnosis and mental illness.  They have an A to Z of conditions with readable, user friendly advice and evidenced based information about mental health problems.  Visiting their pages will give you reliable…
Telephone:
020 7235 2351
020 7977 6655
Website:
www.rcpsych.ac.uk/.../problems.aspx