Who can offer support?
Targeted support available locally
Barnet Integrated Clinical Services (BICS)
BICS offers social, emotional, behavioural and mild to moderate mental health support to children, young people and families within Barnet.
Refer a child or young person if you are concerned about a child or young person's social, emotional, behavioural or mild to moderate mental health.
If you would like contact the BICS team, you can email: BICS@barnet.gov.uk
BICS also have a Support Line available on 07926 085495 which is open from 09:00 to 17:00 hours
Here is a link to the page for more information: Young people's mental health and wellbeing - Barnet Council
Rephael House is an independent charity that offers 1:1 professional therapy locally. For more information, visit their website: Rephael House
Organisations that are offering support in the community
Barnet Youth Zone, named by young people as 'Unitas', is an independent charity and is a purpose-built facility for the borough's young people aged 8 - 19, and up to 25 for those with disabilities. The Youth Zone provides a safe environment where young people can come and enjoy themselves and will enable young people to raise their aspirations and confidence to create a happier and healthier generation.
For more information, visit their website: Unitas Youth Zone - Barnet Youth Zone
Youth Realities is a youth-led organisation based in Barnet, addressing teenage relationship abuse through creative education and specialist, survivor-centred support.
They are on a mission to educate, empower and support young people to feel happier, healthier and safer; through youth-centred creativity, empathy and healing. To find out more, click on this link: Youth Realities