useful websites

Here are some useful websites chosen by MAP.

If you know more useful ones let us know by going to have your say and we’ll take a look at them.

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Advice on all kinds of things for young people

The Site

http://www.thesite.org/

Benefits, Debt and Employment

MAP’s benefits advice guide

http://www.map.uk.net/pages/benefit-info/

 Advice4Me by CAB – Information on Benefits, Debt and Employment Rights

http://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/advice4me.htm

Disability Rights

Equal Lives

http://www.equallives.org.uk/

Disability Rights UK

http://disabilityrightsuk.org/how-we-can-help/benefits-information/factsheets/welfare-reform-factsheets

Education, Employment and Training

Help you Choose

http://helpyouchoose.org/- opportunities in Norfolk for young people up to age 19

National Careers Service

https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/Pages/Home.aspx

Education Rights

ACE Education Advice

http://www.ace-ed.org.uk/

Getting Involved

British Youth Council – empowering young people across the UK to have a say and be heard

http://www.byc.org.uk/

UK Youth Parliament  – provides opportunities for 11-18 year olds to use their voice in creative ways to bring about social change

http://www.ukyouthparliament.org.uk/

JustRights is a coalition of charities campaigning for fair access to advice, advocacy and legal representation for children and young people.

http://www.justrights.org.uk

Housing and Homelessness

Shelter – advice on housing and homelessness

http://england.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_for_young_people

The Advisory Service for Squatters

http://www.squatter.org.uk/

Practical advice for squatters

 Mental Health

Mindfull

http://www.mindfull.org/
online Therapeutic Servcies website for 11-17 year olds

Young Minds

http://www.youngminds.org.uk/

a website for mental health issues among young people

 Sexual Health

Brook

http://www.brook.org.uk/
sexual health advice

Sexuality

Blah

http://www.blahyouth.co.uk/

Lesbian, Gay and Bi support in Norfolk

Stonewall

http://www.stonewall.org.uk/
The Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Charity – practical information and support

Transgender

Mermaids

http://www.mermaidsuk.org.uk/
Support for young people with gender identity issues