If you need immediate help:
Please call the Bristol Mental Health’s Crisis Line on 0300 555 0334, open 24 hours a day, every day.
If you come across someone in crisis the following agencies should be considered for assistance.
- Out of hours GP services or NHS 111
- Accident and emergency
- The ambulance service – Call 999
If the person in question is receiving specialist mental health support already then call the emergency desk team for advice: AWP switchboard 01225 325680
Other helpful resources and support available:
If you are having thoughts of suicide or are concerned for a young person who might be you can contact HOPELINEUK for confidential support and practical advice.
CALL: 0800 068 41 41
TEXT: 07860 039967
MindLine telephone helpline – out of hours confidential listening service
Freephone: 0808 808 0330
Seven days a week, 7pm – 11pm
Samaritans Bristol – 24 hours local and national helplines
Phone: 116 123 – free to call
Text: 07725 909090
Samaritans Bristol website
Suicide Prevention Bristol – suicide prevention charity that helps anyone with thoughts of suicide via telephone (ASSISTLine), social media & out in the community.
0800 689 5652 (in an emergency always call 999 first)
Talk Club – a talking and listening club for men.
Rethink – Find local support groups in your area