How other organisations can help

If you are looking for advice or support, there are lots of organisations out there who can help you. 

Find out what benefits you can get with the Turn2Us benefits calculator. 

Grants and funding
Grants Search tool to look for grant opportunities.
Funding for 13-25 year olds to help bring ideas to life 
Help with childcare costs while you study

Work and careers
Publicly funded careers service for adults and young people in England
Careers advice for women with children 
Federation of trade unions in England and Wales, representing the majority of trade unions. 

Working Mums
A centre of information for working parents with advice and support for people trying to juggle parenting and work.

General for young people
UK charity that works to empower young people and promote their interests
Delivers national programmes to provide opportunities to young people
The national body for youth work - opportunities for young people, support for youth sector, influencing practice.
Free information and support for under 25s in the UK

Training and education
Apprenticeship opportunities
Training provider
Distance learning university
A free online tool to check your numeracy level

Employment rights
Affordable legal advice to employees and employers who want to resolve problems at work. 

Free, impartial and confidential debt advice
Free and impartial money advice 
Financial support to help people get back on track

Information and advice on housing

Sexual health

Free and confidential sexual health and well being experts

Mental health
National charity for people with eating disorders 
Advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem
Support and campaigning organisation for those affected by mental illness
Charity which help girls and women who harm themselves
Support for those living with anxiety and anxiety-based depression by providing information, support and understanding
Free telephone support for anyone who needs help

Family & relationships
Expert advice and practical support for single mums and dads in England and Wales
Help for working parents and carers and their employers to find a better balance between responsibilities at home and work.
Helping parents to deal with the changes that are a constant part of family life.

Working Mums
A centre of information for working parents with advice and support for people trying to juggle parenting and work.
Support for parents as they learn to cope, improve their confidence and build better lives for their children.
Relationship support for everyone
Advice about maternity rights at work, benefits or entitlement to free NHS maternity care

Freephone 24 Hour National Domestic Violence Helpline
Support for women,children & men with a range of services, including refuges, independent advocacy, community outreach & culturally specific services
Help for women affected by domestic violence
Specialist services for women and girls who have been raped and/or experienced any other form of sexual violence 
Tackling child sexual exploitation in Greater Manchester

Support to anyone whose life is, or has been, affected by someone else’s drinking
Support related to the personal recovery and continued sobriety of individual alcoholics
Non-profit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem
High quality, effective residential rehab and community based addiction treatment

Although aware of the excellent work carried out by the organisations listed above, Young Women's Trust is not responsible for the content of external websites, and the inclusion of a link to an external website should not be understood to be an endorsement of that website.