Information, resources and advice for young people and for people working with young people.
Are you being bullied? Know someone who is? Perhaps you're doing the bullying? Whatever the reason, it's important to remember that bullying is not normal. Find out more at Need2Know.
Don't suffer in silence. If you're being bullied, or you're worried about bullying in your school, help and advice is at hand.
Connexions Direct Advisers are here to listen, seven days a week from 8am to 2am, and won't judge you. You can phone, text, email or chat online.
Advice on banking, loans, credit cards, savings accounts, debt and more.
As a student, you can get financial help with your learning and living costs, including transport and childcare.
Find out the latest information about funding and the different rules for 2005 and 2006 entry to university.
Learner Support Funds are available in colleges or school sixth forms to help towards the costs that you may have when starting or following your course.
Find out about studying opportunities in the UK - where you can learn, how to apply and who you can contact for advice.
The Department for Education and Skills, in conjunction with Richmond, the American International University in London, is piloting a special work experience internship programme for final year undergraduates, post-graduate students and recent graduates from China and Hong Kong.
Use the online tools to help you record, plan and manage your own learning and career development.
Find out more about learning, how to find the right course and where to get support.
Find out what the government is doing about reforming education for 14-19 year-olds.
Tests and qualifications
Find out more about GCSEs, A levels and vocational qualifications.
- Improve your job prospects by studying for a National Vocational Qualification.
Thinking of university or college?
Find out more about choosing where to study, applying for a course, and living as a student.
Develop your skills and personal qualities to enhance your career opportunities, and have fun at the same time.
Funding is available if you want to get involved in community activities.
Information, guidance and support
Information for Connexions practitioners and for those who work with young people.
Information, guidance and good practice for those involved in transforming the 14-19 phase of education and training.
Advice, training, information and grant aid for young people taking part in non-formal international exchanges.
Details of qualifications approved under Section 96 of the Learning and Skills Act 2000 for learners aged 18 and under.
Details of qualifications approved under Section 97 of the Learning and Skills Act 2000 for learners aged 19 and over.
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