General Article Where can I find help?

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Below are some telephone numbers, email addresses and websites of agencies or charities that can offer support or advice if you, or someone you know needs it. 

Is your life in danger?

If you have seriously harmed yourself – or you feel that you may be about to harm yourself, call 999 for an ambulance or go straight to A&E.

Or ask someone else to call 999 or take you to A&E.


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Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM)

0800 58 58 58 – 5pm to midnight every day


Papyrus – for people under 35

0800 068 41 41 – 9am to midnight every day

Text 07860 039967


Childline – for children and young people under 19

0800 1111 – the number will not show up on your phone bill


SOS Silence of Suicide

0300 1020 505 – 4pm to midnight every day


Shout Crisis Text Line

Text “SHOUT” to 85258


YoungMinds – for people under 19

Parent’s Helpline: 0808 802 55...

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