Help in a mental health crisis
Please note that the following numbers are for use in an emergency only. This service is predominantly for service users currently in our care, their families and carers. If you are not currently in our care, please contact your GP or go to your nearest A&E.
Call 0800 1690398
The number is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.Â Between 7am and 10pm, please choose one of the following options depending on your location:
Option 1 for Stroud and Cotswolds
Option 2 for Gloucester and ForestÂ
Option 3 for Cheltenham, Tewkesbury and North Cotswolds
Call 01432 364046
If this is the first time you need help for a mental health crisis
If you,a friend or a relative is experiencing mental health problems for the first time and need emergency treatment or advice during office hours, then you should contact your GP. Your GP is your family doctor, the doctor you would normally see if you are ill or concerned about any aspect of your health. They will be able to refer you to the most appropriate mental health service in your area.
|If you donâ€™t have a GP, use theÂ NHS Choices service search to locate the nearest one to you.|
Are you feeling vulnerable or need to talk to somebody now?
If so there are some people that can help you immediately.
If you are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which could lead to suicide, you can call the Samaritans
|Call free on 116 123||www.samaritans.org|
If you are a child or a young person you may want to speak to Childline:
|0800 11 11||www.childline.org.uk|