Listed below are local organisations who work with children and
young people in Bedford Borough.
If you or one of your friends are a victim of a crime contact
Bedfordshire Police who have a dedicated child protection team. So
if you want to talk to a Police officer then please contact them
telephone 01234846914 or Bedfordshire Police on 101 or you can call
Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
A Partnership made up of over 20 member organisations working to
support and provide services to victims in Bedfordshire’.
Please visit their website for further detail http://www.bedfordshirevictimspartnership.org.uk/
Brook provides free and confidential sexual health services and
advice for young people under 25 across Bedfordshire.
Broadway House, 4-6 the Broadway, Bedford,
Telephone: 01234 761090
Latest news from CAN about name change from Plan B and service
information for professionals. Please
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From 1st April ELFT will be the provider of Camhs and adult
mental health services in Bedford (as well as Central Beds and
or phone 020 7655 4136.
Mind BLMK support adults with mental health and wellbeing needs.
They have services and support across Bedfordshire and Luton.
Telephone number: 0300 330 0648
A local drug and alcohol advisory service for people who
are suffering from addiction. This service is free of
charge. This service has been set up to help people who
require advice and counselling in order to overcome their
Telephone number: 0800 140 4690
A confidential & free telephone helpline for
women and men over the age of 10 years who have been raped and / or
sexually abused at any time in their lives. They offer telephone
support for survivors, information on other services and 1-1
counselling with qualified, specially trained counsellors in safe,
accessible places across Bedfordshire. Helpline 10am – 6pm
Monday to Saturday 0300 365 1045
PLEASE CONTACT them.
No need to be referred by your GP or anyone else
Support for non offending partners, family members
Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning
Group have issued a series of Mental Health Self Help
guides on a range of topics. They have video, audio and
‘email a friend’ options, as well as the option to download in
leaflet form. Access these guides here.