Suicide Prevention Resources

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.

Crisis Support:

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:

Papyrus

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

EMAIL: pat@papyrus-uk.org

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
Email: jo@samaritans.org

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)

Suicide Prevention Bristol (spbristol.org)

Talk Club – a talking and listening club for men.

Talk Club (wetalkclub.com)

Rethink – Find local support groups in your area

Groups In Your Area (rethink.org)