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Crisis services

When a person's mental or emotional state gets worse quickly, this can be called a mental health crisis or a mental health emergency. If you, a friend or relative are in crisis or need urgent or emergency support then our services may not be appropriate for you at this time. York Mind is not a crisis service. Follow this link for details of out of hours support and guidance in a mental health crisis.

Alternatively, please see below for contact details of Crisis Services:

Samaritans

Talk to us any time you like, in your own way, and off the record – about whatever’s getting to you. You don’t have to be suicidal.

01904 655 888 (local call charges apply)
116 123 (this number is free to call)
Text 07725 909090
Email: jo@samaritans.org

NHS - TEWV Crisis Service

0800 0516 171 (24 hours, 7days a week - all ages)
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Mind national helpline

0300 123 3393 (weekdays 9am - 6pm)
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Shout (support for Young People)

24/7 text service, free on all major mobile networks, for anyone in crisis anytime, anywhere. It’s a place to go if you’re struggling to cope and you need immediate help. Text 85258.

Only available in mainland UK

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The Haven (30 Clarence Street, York)

Mon-Fri 6pm - 10pm and Sat-Sun 12pm - 10pm (please contact in advance of visiting)

07483 141 310 - haven.mhm@nhs.net

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Emergency Duty Team

01609 780780

Adults Community Team

01904 555111

Qwell

Online emotional wellbeing and mental health support.

A safe and confidential space to share experiences and gain support from our community and qualified professionals.

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