Emergency Contacts Leeds Mind
Samaritans 116 123
The Samaritans offer support, at any time of the day, to anyone in the UK who is in distress – including those who may feel suicidal. 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Connect Helpline 0808 800 1212
Connect is a telephone helpline for people living in Leeds. The service provides emotional support and information for people in distress. Open 6pm-2am, 365 days a year.
SANEline 0300 304 7000
SANE runs a national, out-of-hours mental health helpline offering specialist emotional support and information to anyone affected by mental illness, including family, friends and carers. 7 days a week 4.30pm to 10.30pm
CALM 0800 58 58 58
The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) provides a helpline for men in the UK who are down or have hit a wall for any reason, who need to talk or find information and support. 5pm–midnight, 365 days a year.
Leeds Domestic Violence Service 0113 2460401
Domestic violence and abuse is a serious problem. It includes physical, emotional, sexual and financial abuse. Physical signs such as injuries may be easier to recognise than the emotional forms of abuse. Click here for more information. This is the Leeds Helpline which is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
National Domestic Violence Helpline 0808 2000 247
The Freephone National Domestic Violence Helpline, run in partnership with Women’s Aid. 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
In the case ofimmediate danger call 999
Dial House Tel: 0113 260 9328 Text: 07922 249 452
Dial House is a place of sanctuary which visitors can access when they are in crisis. Visitors can relax in a homely environment and can also have an hour of one-to-one support from the in-house team of Crisis Support Workers. Open 6pm–2am Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Wednesday evenings. If you want to visit call between6pm and 7pm.
Crisis Service for people from Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) groups. A safe and confidential service staffed by people from BME groups. A place of sanctuary and support. Open6pm-11pm Tuesday and Thursday.
Leeds Crisis Assessment Service 0300 300 1485
The Leeds Crisis Assessment Service (CAS) offers assessment to people 18 years and over who are experiencing acute mental health problems that may pose a risk to themselves and/or others, who require an assessment that day or within the next 72 hours. You can access this service by calling the Single Point of Access number (as above). 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. More information can be found here.
Leeds Social Care Emergency Duty Team 0113 240 9536
For social care emergencies out of office hours please contact the Social Care Emergency duty team on the number above. More information can be found here. Monday to Thursday 5pm-8am and Friday to Monday 4.30pm-8am.
NHS Direct 111
NHS Direct offers health advice and reassurance. 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Other useful resources
MindWellis the single ‘go to’ place for mental health information in Leeds. MindWell can help you access up-to-date information about help and support available in the city and a range of self-help resources and tool.