UK Support and Crisis Organisations

In an emergency

If you or a loved one might be about to attempt suicide, or has already seriously harmed themselves, contact 999 or go to your nearest Accident & Emergency department immediately.

Urgent support

If you need urgent support for your mental health but it is not life-threatening, you can contact 111 who will tell you how best to get support. 

 

In England you can find the number to call if you follow this link: https://www.nhs.uk/service-search/mental-health/find-an-urgent-mental-health-helpline

General support helplines

For nationwide mental health helplines please follow the link below to the NHS website.

 

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/stress-anxiety-depression/mental-health-helplines/

There is an A-Z list of organisations followed by other specific organisations for particular issues: abuse; addiction; Alzheimer's; bereavement; crime victims, eating disorders; learning disabilities; parenting; and relationships.

Apps

A list of apps either being used (recommended by) or tested by the NHS can be found here

 

https://www.nhs.uk/apps-library/category/mental-health/

Bristol Support and Crisis Organisations
In an emergency

Call Bristol Mental Health on 0300 555 0334. This line is open 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Local support organisations

A list of local organisations can be found at the bottom of this Bristol City Council web page

https://www.bristol.gov.uk/social-care-health/mental-health-services

Other services

The website to search for general mental health services in Bristol and South Gloucestershire is WellAware

 

https://www.wellaware.org.uk/info-resources/mental-health/