Helping families in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole to find local childcare, services and activities
Number 18 (previously Quay Advice Centre), located in Poole Town Centre, provides confidential information and advice for Young People aged 12 to 19 (or 25 if they have a special educational need). Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG) can also be offered to young people aged 16-19 who are not in education, employment or training.
If you need help with anything we are here to help. We can help you with issues such as:
If you would like to speak to someone about an issue you may have please call into Number 18 at the times below or telephone 01202 262291 or email email@example.com. You can also check out the Up In Poole website or find us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
All of our services are free and appointments are not normally needed except for careers guidance appointments. If you are unsure which type of service you need, please call 01202 262291 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also visit the Up In Poole website where a live chat facility is available during our opening hours.
The Team will work with you to understand the needs of you and your family and how we can work together to support you to achieve the best possible outcomes. We will communicate with you in the way you tell us is best for you
Support provided by the Early Help teams will be based on an assessment and plan involving the family at every stage.