This page will help answer some of the most frequently askes questions we get asked. If you have any questions that don’t appear on this page, feel fee to get in touch with us on and we’ll do our best to answer your query.

What is the age range of the children and young people you work with?

Chilypep works with children and young people aged between 8 and 25 to find fun and creative ways of involving them in decisions that affect their lives. We run different groups and projects work with different age ranges and we often work in schools with different peer groups.

How can I get involved with Chilypep as a young person?

Chilypep is a participatory organisation that works to give young people a voice on issues that affect them, We have run a number of different projects on all issues that matter to young people including mental health campaigning, LGBT rights, and work with young carers. You can find out about our current groups and projects here.

Do you offer counselling or support?

Chilypep is a charity that empowers young people and gives them a platform to make their voices heard. We are not a direct counselling service or crisis support. If you are looking for counselling or crisis support you can find further information about where you can access these services you can download the Let’s Talk Directory here. If you’re a young person in need of urgent help you can find links to support services here.

How can I book on to a training course?

If you are individual or an organisation looking to book onto a training course you can find all our current courses are listed on our training page along with an online booking form. If you have any other queries about training you can call us on 0114 234 8846.