Useful links

Advice Guidance and support

National Careers Service Careers career advice for young people aged 13-19

Career Connect career advice and guidance for young people and adults

National Apprenticeship Service part of the Skills Funding Agency, is the government agency that coordinates apprenticeships in England, enabling young people to enter the skilled trades

Mapped Out GMLPF members directory of training services across city region

Young Persons Advisory Service advice for young people aged 10 – 25

Bullying Advice  get advice and support when needed if you are being bullied

Bully Busters   local based organisation supporting those who are or have been bullied

Addaction providing drug and alcohol addiction and dependency support

Talk to Frank friendly confidential drugs advice

Brook  free confidential sexual health and wellbeing advice for under 25’s

Sexual Health Liverpool  A range of contraceptive health services

Michael Causer Foundation runs a number of projects and services for LGBT community

Stonewall  is a campaign and lobbying organisation formed to support LGBT community also delivers training across education providers

Local Solutions  homelessness support for all ages

MIND provide advice and support to anyone experiencing mental health problems

Merseyside Society for Deaf People support for the deaf to address barriers and inequalities

Henshaws Society for Blind People  providing expert care, advice and training to anyone affected by sight loss


Mode Director responsible for safeguarding

Debbie Tagoe  0151 709 4640 

Designated Safeguarding Lead 

Emma Sinnett 0151 709 4640

Amanda Clarke 0151 709 4640 

NSPCC   working to prevent child abuse and supporting those affected by abuse

LCC domestic violence unit confidential help for men and women suffering domestic violence and abuse

Zero Tolerance  working to end violence against women

Liverpool Safeguarding Children’s Board working in partnership with other organisations to safeguard children across the city
Contact: LSCB development officer

Social Services: The integrated Children’s Service 0151 233 3029
Careline Children’s Service 0151 233 3700
Careline Adult Services 0151 233 3800
(for all queries about people aged 18 and over)
Deaf or hard of hearing people can use the Minicom 0151 255 2500

The Liverpool Safeguarding Team 0151 737 1999
Contact: Alex Leith /Carolyn Welsh

Merseyside Police 999 101 0151 709 6010

Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre 0870 000 3344

Channel 0151 777 8505
Subject of all emails should be: CHANNEL

Merseyside Police Prevent Engagement Team 0151 777 8311

Liverpool Local Authority Prevent Coordinator 0151 233 7015

Further information relating to the above can be found on Liverpool SCB website.


ACAS  independent advice and resolution service to improve workplace relations

Citizens Advice Bureau: free independent confidential and impartial advice to all regarding rights and responsibilities

Minimum Wage national minimum wage rates

Department for work and pensions (DWP)   benefits advice and guidance


Habia  national standards body for hair and beauty training

Skills CFA national standards body for business and administration training

Creative Skillset  empowers creative industries to develop skills and talent

24+ Advanced Learning Loans  information on the help with the cost of a course if you are 24 or over


Equality and Human Rights Commission  set up to challenge discrimination, and to protect and promote human rights

Health and safety

Health and Safety Executive regulatory body for work place health and safety


Merseytravel executive body responsible for co ordinating travel across Liverpool City Region

National Rail Enquiry Services  rail timetables and journey planner


Links to websites of organisations Mode works closely with for delivery of training and services Training Plus Merseyside prime contractor for delivery of apprenticeships Greater Merseyside Learning Provider Federation contract holder of Key 2 Apprenticeship study programme Contract with Liverpool City Council to deliver alternative education programme







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