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Useful Information and Resources


For support in a crisis or emergency:

  • Dial 111 (NHS) and select option 2 for the 24 hour urgent mental health helpline.
  • Contact your GP and ask for an emergency appointment.
  • Call the NHS mental health crisis team for the Clifton, Bristol area: Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust on 0800 953 1919 (free to call and open 24/7).
  • Call 999 for a life-threatening emergency.

The following helplines are also available:

  • Samaritans: 116 123 (free telephone counselling service open 24/7)
  • Shout Crisis Text Line: Text SHOUT to 85258