Specialist services

Calderdale Help in Bereavement Service

CHIBS offer a unique independent service to give emotional support to the bereaved of Calderdale.

Child coordinator: 0845 0099221

Lifelines – Branching Out

Branching Out is a confidential drug and alcohol service for young people aged 10 – 21 years. They can also support children of parents, who are using, provide parent support and training and education to young people, parents and professionals. Access to Lifeline’s other provision, such as positive activities are also available to ensure a holistic health and wellbeing package for service users.

Tel: 01422 510000

Children and Young people’s Domestic Violence support service

This service is open to any child or young person aged 5 -19 who is affected by domestic abuse. This service has a waiting list which is frequently closed; please ring the team to find out more. They also have funding to work with young people aged 10 – 14 who are abusive within the home.

Tel: 01422 386501

Calderdale Young Carers Service

A support service for young carers and their families.

Tel: 01422 261207

Youth Offending Team

A service for young people and their families who have become involved with the criminal justice system.

Tel: 01422 368279

LGBT (Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender)

A weekly drop in and support. For details contact: Malachy Mallon, LGBT Youth Worker, Cornerstone Project.

Tel: 01422 371993 or 07867 644696