Alternatives is a Watford-based charity offering support for all pregnancy and pregnancy-loss related issues. We offer life-changing emotional and practical support to anyone facing pregnancy-related challenges. The services we provide include pregnancy testing, pregnancy support, miscarriage support, post-abortion support and postnatal depression counselling. All our services are free of charge and confidential. We are open from 9.30am-4.30pm Monday to Friday. Call 01923 232179.
If you're aged 10 - 25 and living in Hertfordshire you can now access a free online counselling service called Kooth. We have trained counsellors available online 365 days of the year until 10pm. You can talk about any issues affecting you and there's also an anonymous forum so you can discuss things with people your age too.
- NHS Livewell
Youth Mental Health Hub is a website run by NHS Livewell offering young people advice and help on mental health problems including depression, anxiety and stress.
- Hertfordshire CAB
The Citizens Advice service offers practical, up-to-date information and advice on a wide range of topics, including: benefits, housing, legal, discrimination, employment, immigration, consumer and other problems. All Citizens Advice Bureau in Hertfordshire are listed on this website: www.hertfordshirecab.org.uk or you can call the Hertfordshire Adviceline on 03444 111 444.
- Disabled Access
In YC Hertfordshire One Stop Shops you can get information, advice, guidance and support on education, work, training and volunteering. We also offer advice on drugs, finance, health, including sexual health and contraception, housing and much more. You can also find out about lots of activities and events in your area.