Adult Community Learning

Did you know that Adult Community Learning Essex delivers a free Careers Information and Advice service?

We work with the National Careers Service to give Careers Information, Advice and Guidance to enable you to make decisions around your careers choices, applying for jobs, writing your CV or even starting a new learning programme.   If you are aged 19+ or you are 18 and a Job Centre plus customer, whatever your situation, we’re here to enable you to reach your goals.

If you’re in work and need help planning your next step, contact the National Careers Service on 0800 100 900


Need Help? Got Any Questions? [email protected]

Freephone 0800 8815115

Childline is a free, private and confidential, 24 hour counselling service for young people aged 5-25 years.
Call 0800 1111 or visit

NHS advice
If you are feeling unwell and need a telephone health assessment, please call the NHS service free of charge from any phone.
Call 111 or visit

A multi-award winning cyberbullying non-profit support organisation for young people experienced cyberbullying.
Call 0845 6887277 or visit

To offer a listening service for those going through a personal crisis and want to talk about their despair or suicidal feelings.
Call 0845 790 9090 (24 hours) or visit

Crisis Helpline
Emergency support team covering Colchester & Tendring.
Mental health and Wellbeing.
Call 0845 038 0800 (24 hours)