Health Charities

Macmillan Cancer

Macmillan Cancer Support
One in three of us will get cancer and it’s the toughest thing most of us will ever face. If you’ve been diagnosed with cancer, or a loved one has, you’ll want a team of people in your corner supporting you every step of the way. Macmillan provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care.

Marie Curie Cancer Care

Marie Curie Cancer Care is a UK charity dedicated to the care of people with terminal cancer and other illnesses. Over the financial year 2010/11, we reached a total of 31,799 patients

Youth Health Talk

Youthhealthtalk enables young people, their family and friends, and professionals such as doctors and teachers to understand young people's experiences of health, illness and life in general. The website feature real-life accounts of issues such as effect on work and education, social life and relationships, consulting health professionals and treatment

Kirklees Young People Friendly


We believe that all young people have the right to access sexual health services that are Welcoming, Friendly, Non Judgmental, Confidential, Free, Accessible and Safe. 

We qualified to hold our Kirklees Young People Friendly Kite Mark in 2008. Look out for the KYPF Logo that appears next to any service that has been awarded the KYPF Quality Kite Mark. For more information on what the kitemark means please visit

All places indicating that they have received KYPF accreditation have been assessed to ensure we are providing the highest possible Sexual Health Service to all young people in Kirklees.

If you want to talk to any of our team in confidence about any of the issues below, please don't hesitate to make an appointment. Otherwise, if you prefer, there is a list below of services that may be of help to you.

Privacy Notice to Young Patients Sept 2019

Childline - Advice & Support on various topics

Coping with Stress - Royal College of Psychiarists

Stressed Out - Anxiety UK

Dsylexia Support & Resources -

Young carers Support - Babble

KYPF - Find a service 

Drug & Alcohol Service for up to 25yrs old - The Base


Free, safe and anonymous online support for young people

On Kooth you can;

  • Chat to our friendly counsellors
  • Read articles written by young people
  • Get support from the Kooth community
  • Write in a daily journal

XenZone is a provider of online mental health services for children, young people and adults. Kooth, from XenZone, is an online counselling and emotional well-being platform for children and young people, accessible through mobile, tablet and desktop and free at the point of use.

For more information about XenZone, please visit XENZONE.COM.

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