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We’ll be closed from the end of the day on 22nd December, reopening 2nd January. We know our mental health doesn’t take time off during the year so here’s some information on where you can go during this time for support.

If your life or someone else’s is in immediate danger, please call 999.

If you are in distress and need to talk to someone, you can call either:

If you are in crisis and need urgent help with your mental health, call the 24-hour LYPFT Single Point of Access (SPA) on 0800 183 1485 (If you are deaf or hard of hearing, you can text 07983 323867).

For someone to listen, Samaritans is available 24 hours a day, on Freephone 116 123.

Mindwell has a list of local services which are open during this period:

For people under 18, Mindmate has advice on when you’re struggling to cope.

Mindwell also has a list of community events over the period, and a Festive Wellbeing Toolkit.


Leeds Mind Christmas and New Year 2023 opening hours

  • Friday 22nd December – closed from 4:00pm
  • 23rd Dec – 1st Jan – closed. The only exceptions:
    • Linking Leeds – closed 25th – 26th December, normal hours otherwise
    • Live Well Leeds – available 9am – 3pm on 27th, 28th and 29th December
  • Tuesday 2nd January – normal hours resume from 9am


Wishing everyone in our community a healthy and safe festive period.