Children, young people and families support services

Croydon Drop-In (CDI)

Croydon Drop-In is a local charity, providing services such as outreach and Talkbus in school and community settings across the borough. It provides AQS-accredited advice and advocacy services on issues such as: 

  • benefits
  • school exclusions 
  • housing and employment 
  • key work and therapy for pregnant mums and families with children up to 2 years old 
  • trauma-informed therapeutic and counselling services for 4 – 25-year-olds 
  • youth counselling
  • parenting classes

Open Access Counselling

Virtual and telephone counselling appointments and service offered during this time.

Virtual Talkbus

Offers young people the chance to get information or to discuss topics of interest. Outreach workers provide health, support and welfare advice

This service is for: 

  • Children and young people aged 0 to 25.

Contact information

Croydon Drop-In (CDI)

Croydon Drop-In (CDI)

Croydon CR0 1RF

Opening times

visit their website for further information

Duty line hours only

Monday: 12 to 7pm

Tuesday to Thursday: 4pm to 8pm

Virtual Talkbus service available Monday to Friday 1pm to 4pm