13.Covid Hub:Helplines, text lines and listening services

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British Red Cross

0808 196 3651
redcross.org.uk
Emotional support to help you cope if you are experiencing loneliness, isolation, depression or bereavement. Provides practical help for anyone finding it hard to access food and medication, including support if you live independently. Offers information on getting help during the coronavirus pandemic.

Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM)

0800 58 58 58
thecalmzone.net
Provides listening services, information and support for men at risk of suicide, including a web chat.

Community Advice and Listening Line (C.A.L.L.)

0800 132 737 (helpline)
81066 (text HELP plus your message)
callhelpline.org.uk
Provides information and support for people experiencing a mental health problem in Wales.

Papyrus HOPELINEUK

0800 068 41 41
07860 039 967 (text)
papyrus-uk.org
Confidential support for under-35s at risk of suicide and others who are concerned about them.

Relay UK

relayuk.bt.com
Provides a talk/type relay service for anyone who has difficulty hearing or being understood when speaking over the phone. The cost of making phone calls through this service depends on your telephone service provider.

Samaritans

116 123 (freephone)
jo@samaritans.org
Freepost RSRB-KKBY-CYJK
PO Box 90 90
Stirling FK8 2SA
samaritans.org

Open 24/7 for anyone who needs to talk. You can visit some branches in person. Also offers a Welsh Language Line, available on 0300 123 3011 (7pm–11pm every day).

Shout

85258 (text SHOUT)
giveusashout.org
Text message support service for people in crisis.

Switchboard

0300 330 0630
switchboard.lgbt
Listening services, information and support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities.

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