If English isn't your first language or you don't feel comfortable speaking English, you could try logging in for a 1-2-1 counsellor chat online and use the Art box to help you explain how you feel.
Contacting us in Welsh / Child Line ar gyfer pobl ifanc sy’n siarad Cymraeg We don't offer a full Welsh speaking counselling service. If you contact us (by phone or online) and let us know you'd like to talk to someone in Welsh we can arrange a time for you to speak to a Welsh speaking counsellor.
You can talk to them about anything, from self-harm and sexting to exam stress and eating problems.
You can also ask them their name if you like and they'll tell you their first name.
And only young people in the UK can sign up for an account and use the 1-2-1 counsellor chat, email and message boards on our site.
This means that at times you may have to wait longer than usual to speak to a counsellor.We know that lots of young people live in the UK but might not speak English.We want to support all young people but we can only offer counselling in English.Childline is a UK charity and we only have counsellors in this country.This means we can only support young people in the UK.If you need to contact us again, we'll always be here for you. Calls are free from landlines and mobiles in the UK. Even if you don't have credit on your mobile phone you can still call us for free. Calls may be chargeable from mobiles and the number will appear on your mobile bill.To call us free from the Channel Islands, try using a landline or phone box.While you’re waiting you can still use other parts of the Childline website and get support from the message boards or Ask Sam. We know it can sometimes be scary talking to counsellors. You might be unsure about what to say or how they'll react. They're a bunch of different people, some old and some young.They all work for us in the UK but many come from different countries like Poland, Ghana, Australia, India, China, France and other places. But most importantly, they all care about young people and give up some of their time to volunteer as counsellors.If you were talking about something serious like getting help with self-harm or suicidal thoughts, it’s important to let the counsellor know if you feel safe or not. Childline is a free number, so anyone can call us at any time.Every young person who contacts us is important and we do our best to answer every call as quickly as possible.