izzy-info: the website for Islington's Young People

izzy-info.com is the website for young people in Islington, set up by Islington Council. Packed with information, advice and local youth organisations, it’s your one destination where you can find out things to do and places to go near you.

Get help

You can find information and local services to help you by using the search box. There are lots of services for young people in Islington and people who can help. 

Tell us what you think

If you have any feedback about a page on this site or if you have a question to ask about this site, you can email islington.info@ckcareers.org.uk


If you want your service to appear in izzy-info, or you have information on izzy-info that needs to be updated, please email us at islington.info@ckcareers.org.uk and someone will get back to you.

Emergency contacts

If you need to speak to someone urgently, you can get friendly, confidential advice from these helplines.

Childline - 0800 1111

Childline is for children and young people up to 19. You can contact Childline any time (24 hours a day) for free, about anything. No problem is too big or too small. It has a confidential telephone helpline, email and 1-2-1 counsellor chat, and will not tell anyone else without your permission. Call 0800 1111 or visit www.childline.org.uk

NHS 111 Service -111

Health advice, information and reassurance.

Frank - National Drugs Helpline - 0300 123 6600

Honest information about drugs. Help and confidential advice and support.

National Domestic Abuse Helpline -0808 2000 247

If you need to talk to someone urgently or need in-depth support. 

Samaritans -116 123

Confidential support for people feeling distressed or suicidal. 

Switchboard, the LGBT+ helpline - 0800 0119 100

Daily 10am-10pm. Free and confidential support and advice. Chat option also available at www.switchboard.lgbt

Shelter - 0808 800 4444

Daily 8am-8pm weekdays, 9am-5pm weekends. Advice if you have nowhere to stay tonight or are at risk of homelessness.


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