Pat's Answer

To Pat / 21 Feb 2020

Topic: Childline services

Your Question

What Age can I use child line?

From Pat / 24 Feb 2020


Welcome to Ask Pat,

You asked about what age a person would have to be to use Childline. Childline is here for all young people who are 18 years or younger who would like to chat to us about what is going on for them in their lives. 

A young person would not need a problem to chat to us but if there is something on your mind that you feel is a problem in your life then of course you are welcome to chat about it with us. 

Don’t forget, you can always contact Childline by phone on 1800 66 66 66, we are here 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our text service, 50101 and webchat service, through, are available from 10am to 4am every day. While we do not tell you what to do here at Childline, we are here to listen and support and to help you to explore the options that are available to you in your life to help you in a way that suits you.

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