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Welcome to the Information Service for Young People

We aim to provide information to all young people living in York up to age 25 years. No matter what you questions - just ask! Contact us by: Telephone: 01904 555400 (Mon - Fri 10am - 4pm); Email: fis@york.gov.uk  or use our Contact Us online form. You can also follow us on Facebook or Twitter to keep up to date with all the latest family and young people based 'need to know' information for York! Please note our new TEXT ONLY number: 07786 202241

Kooth summer workshops 2021

Kooth Summer Workshops

Join Kooth this summer in their upcoming webinar sessions.

  • Support on anxiety and stress
  • Exam stress
  • Boys and young men's mental health

For full details and bookings contact jsoomal@kooth.com

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Virtual Getting Sorted for New Students, Parents an Carers

For students, support workers, parents, carers or friends we would like to offer you this opportunity to plan, prepare and explore some of the things you might need to sort out or that may be worrying you about starting College in September. 

At the session you will get to meet members of the new Student Experience Team who will answer any questions you may have around starting at College, applying for bursaries, how to get through enrolment, what support is available, transport and funding or your course.

Tuesday 10th August 14.00-15.00 OR Wednesday 11th August 11.00-12.00 Click here to book (new students)

Counselling

York St John Counselling and Mental Health Centre

The Counselling and Mental Health Centre for young people aged 18+, is expanding to meet the increasing need for mental health services in York. They’re moving to a new home on Clarence Street and would love you to be involved by helping them choose a new name for the Centre.

Share your new name ideas via the online form.  Submissions will close at the end of the month, and its new official name to be announced later this year after the consultation. E-mail: cmhc@yorksj.ac.uk ; Website: YSJ_CMHC