Youth Advice and Counselling

Youth Counselling

A fully confidential service available by referral only. Suitable for young people aged 11-18 who need support with a wide range of personal issues.

If you are a young person wanting to use this service, please e-mail a member of the youth team on or text 07920526224.

If you are a service or parent wanting to refer a young person, please complete the SCDA Wellbeing Referal Form and send to: Youth Counselling, Denton Island Community Centre, Denton Island, Newhaven BN9 9BA


Wellbeing Groups

A new program for young people needing support with wellbeing issues. 12 week program of closed group activities that aim to support young people to gain confidence, meet other young people, understand wellbeing and develop coping mechanisms. Run on a Tuesdays, to refer please use the form above or e-mail

Youth to Youth

An online counselling service, run by young people for young people! If you or a young person you know has anything worrying them, please use this website to anonymously contact trained young people who are supported by a counsellor to help you. It also has details of local services if you need feel that you need emergency help.

Click here for more details Youth to Youth


Come and join us on Wednesday evenings at Denton Island Community Centre 4pm-6pm. We have fun issue based workshops, one-one support with experienced Youth Workers and a Sexual Health service offering the C-Card scheme and Chlamydia testing. We also have hot chocolate and snacks,  just turn up and say hello to our Youth Workers!