North Yorkshire Schools Mental Health and Wellbeing Project


I am a young person over 11

For any worries you have around emotional health and wellbeing including anxiety, exam stress, bullying, relationships or feeling low, we can help with friendly, free and confidential advice.

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messaging service run by Compass BUZZ for young people aged 11-18 who live in North Yorkshire

Text a wellbeing worker on 07520 631168

Disclaimer - We do not usually inform parents, teachers or anyone else if you contact Compass BUZZ. We might inform someone if we were concerned about your safety, but we would usually speak to you first.  Your messages are stored and can be seen by other Compass BUZZ staff who follow the same confidentiality rules. We aim to reply to you within one working day and you should get an immediate bounce-back to confirm we’ve received your text. Texts will not be seen outside of normal working hours. If you need help before you hear back from us, contact your doctor, visit a NHS walk-in centre or call NHS 111. If it is an emergency, dial 999 or visit A&E. Our text number does not receive voice calls or MMS picture messages. We support messaging from UK mobile numbers only (which does not include messages sent from landlines, international mobile numbers and some 'number masking' mobile apps). Prevent Compass BUZZ  sending messages to you by texting STOP to our number. please respect your school’s mobile phone policy. Messages are charged at your usual rates.

Information on staying safe online: 

Information, advice and tools to help your emotional health and wellbeing:

Information, advice and chat for any issues you may be facing:

Information on substances in particular new psychoactive substances, formally legal highs:

Information on drugs and alcohol:

Help for any problems you may be having at school or at home, or if you are feeling worried:

Online counselling and advice and guidance on issues that may be affecting you:

Information and advice on child and adolescent mental health and wellbeing:

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