Useful links

Childline

www.childline.org.uk
Free phone: 0800 1111
Provides a confidential counselling service 24 hours a day.  

Cruse Bereavement Care

www.crusebereavementcare.org.uk
Helpline: 0844 477 9400
E-mail: helpline@cruse.org.uk 
Support and practical advice for bereaved people.

Family Mediators Association

www.thefma.co.uk
General tel: 01355 244 594
E-mail: info@thefma.co.uk
Provides family mediation, with free legal advice where appropriate. 

Mind

www.mind.org.uk
Mind info line: 0300 123 3393 lines open Monday to Friday 9am to 6pm
Text: 86463
E-mail: contact@mind.org.uk
Provides advice and support for mental health problems. 

NHS Choices

www.nhs.uk
Tel: 111 lines open: 24 hrs a day 365 days a week
For non-emergency medical advice

Relate

www.relate.org.uk
Tel: 0300 100 1234
E-mail: enquiries@relate.org.uk
Information on relationship counselling, psychosexual therapy, mediation and online advice. Counselling is offered in locations throughout the UK. 

Rethink

www.rethink.org
Tel: 0300 5000 927
E-mail: info@rethink.org
Practical mental health information. Rethink works to help everyone affected by severe mental illness recover a better quality of life.

Samaritans

www.samaritans.org
Tel: 116 123
Email: jo@samaritans.org
A safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way - about whatever's getting to you.

SignHealth

www.signhealth.org.uk
Tel: 01494 687600
Textphone: 01494 687626
SMS/text message: 07966 976749
E-mail: info@signhealth.org.uk
Help for profoundly deaf adults with mental health problems.

SupportLine

www.supportline.org.uk
Helpline: 01708 765200
E-mail: info@supportline.org.uk
Provides a confidential telephone helpline, offering emotional support to any individual of any age on any issue. 

The Silverline

www.thesilverline.org.uk
24 hour free helpline: 0800 470 8090
Email: info@thesilverline.org.uk
The Silver Line is the confidential, free helpline for older people across the UK.  

 

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