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Help in a crisis

 

If there is an immediate danger to life, please dial 999 or go to your nearest Accident and Emergency Department.

I am in Gloucestershire

If you or someone you know needs help in a mental health crisis, call our crisis teams.

Call 0800 169 0398.

And choose one of the following options depending on your location:

  • Option 1 for Stroud and Cotswolds
  • Option 2 for Gloucester and Forest
  • Option 3 for Cheltenham, Tewkesbury and North Cotswolds

Please note: telephone calls may be recorded. If you do not want that to happen, please tell the person who answers your call and they will phone you back on a ‘non-recordable’ telephone.

The number is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Occasionally, callers may be asked to leave their name and number on an answerphone. In these circumstances, staff will return the call within one hour.

I am in Herefordshire

If you are in Herefordshire, please call: 01432 364046

The number is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

If you need help but are not in crisis, please contact your GP if in opening hours, or 111. If you don’t have a GP use the NHS service search to locate the nearest one to you. If your query is not urgent, you can find our contact details here.

Are you feeling vulnerable? Do you need to talk to somebody now?

samaritans

Call free on 116 123
If you are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which could lead to suicide, you can call the Samaritans.

Stay Alive App

A pocket suicide prevention resource for the UK, packed full of useful information and tools to help you stay safe in crisis. You can use it if you are having thoughts of suicide or if you are concerned about someone else who may be considering suicide. The app can be accessed through the Apple Store, Google Play and downloaded as a pdf.

childline

Call free on 0800 11 11
If you are a child or a young person you may want to speak to Childline.

selfharm

Call 0808 816 0606
A safe, supportive, non-judgmental and informative service for people who self harm, their friends, families and carers.

Recovery Team Gloucestershire

Who uses our service?

The Recovery Team is a comprehensive community rehabilitation and recovery service for people aged 18-65 with severe and enduring mental illness, who have complex needs.

How can we help?

The team’s aims are:

  • To help service users to function as well as possible in everyday life.
  • To enable service users to establish a sustainable, independent quality of life within the community.

It includes outreach support in helping patients to achieve this following discharge, which is normally within six months to two years after admission.

The recovery teams

Cheltenham and North Cotswolds Recovery Team

Leckhampton Lodge
Telephone: 01242 634300

Cirencester Recovery Team

Cirencester Memorial Centre
Telephone:01285 686000

Gloucester Recovery Team

Pullman Place
Telephone: 01452 895 050

Forest of Dean Recovery Team

Colliers Court
Telephone: 01594 593000

Stroud Recovery Team

Weavers Croft
Telephone: 01453 563150

Tewkesbury Recovery Team

Avon House
Telephone: 01684 861150

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