COVID-19 – Urgent help in a mental health crisis

Please click any of the links below

Samaritans

Phone: 116 123 (free 24-hour helpline)

Confidential support for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair.

Shout

Text Shout to 85258

Shout is a 24/7 UK crisis text service available for times when people feel they need immediate support.

999

Call 999 in a medical emergency. This is when someone is seriously ill or injured and their life is at risk.

NHS 111

NHS 111 can help if you have an urgent medical problem and you’re not sure what to do. You can call 111 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Your GP

Call your GP surgery if you need an urgent appointment. If your GP surgery is closed, a recorded message will tell you who to contact.

The Moorings

Phone: 07483 991 848 (until midnight, seven days a week, including weekends and bank holidays)

The Moorings @ Devon offers out-of-hours mental health support to anyone aged 16+ in the Devon area, from three locations in Barnstaple, Exeter, and Torquay.