I Need Help Now

If you are feeling suicidal, or feel you need someone to talk to now, please see some of the local and national services that are available below

National support

In the case of an immediate danger, call 999

NHS 111 (for everyone)
Call 111 – 24 hours

Samaritans (for everyone)
Call 116 123 – 24 hours
Email [email protected]

Childline (for children and young people under 19)
Call 0800 1111 – 24 hours (the number won’t show up on your phone bill)

Papyrus (for people under 35)
Call 0800 068 41 41 – Monday to Friday 10am to 10pm, weekends 2pm to 10pm, bank holidays 2pm to 5pm 
Text 07786 209697
Email[email protected]

The Silver Line (for people over 55)
Call 0800 4 70 80 90 – 24 hours

Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) (for men)
Call 0800 58 58 58 – 5pm to midnight every day
Visit the webchat page

Local Support

Connect (emotional support and information for people in distress who live in Leeds)
Call 0808 800 1212 – 6pm to 2am every day

Leeds Crisis Assessment Service (for everyone aged 18 and over in Leeds; for those experiencing acute mental health problems that may pose a risk to themselves or others and require assessment that day or within 72 hours)
Call 0300 300 1485 – 24 hours

Leeds Survivor-Led Crisis Service (Dial House) (a sanctuary for people in Leeds experiencing an acute mental health crisis, as an alternative to hospital admission)
Call 0113 260 9328 – 6pm – 2am on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Wednesday evenings
Email [email protected]

Leeds Domestic Violence Service (for anyone in Leeds wanting immediate advice, support, and information)
Call 0113 2460401