Crisis Help

Samaritans

Contactable by telephone and email, available 24 hours a day. They offer anonymous support and are predominantly a listening service.

Telephone: 08457 909090

Website: www.samaritans.org/how-we-can-help-you/contact-us

Big White Wall

A 24 hour staffed, online community of support for people in psychological distress.

Website: www.bigwhitewall.com

HOPELineUK

A telephone, text and email based charity, particularly geared towards suicide prevention in young people up to the age of 35.

Telephone: 0800 068 4141

Website: www.papyrus-uk.org/help-advice/about-hopelineuk

Nightline

A telephone, text, email and skype based charity run by students for students, a listening and information service.

Telephone: 020 7631 0101

Website: www.nightline.ac.uk

NAPAC

NAPAC supports sufferers of child abuse through a support line and support groups.

Telephone: 020 8801 0331

Website: www.napac.org.uk

Saneline

An out of hours telephone helpline, available 18:00-23:00.

Telephone: 0300 304 7000

Website: www.sane.org.uk

C.A.L.M Helpline

(for men) A national helpline open 7 days a week, 17:00 to midnight, and callers can talk through any issue.

Telephone: 0800 585858

Website: www.thecalmzone.net/help/get-help

Maytree Respite Centre

A non-medical organisation that befriends people and may offer a temporary sanctuary for those in a suicidal crisis.

Telephone: 020 7263 7070

Website: www.maytree.org.uk

Survivors UK

Survivors UK offers a range of support services for male rape and sexual abuse victims.

Telephone: 020 3598 3898

Website: www.survivorsuk.org

Refuge

Supports women who are abused, harassed or who suffer gender violence, both practically and emotionally including a 24 hour helpline.

Telephone: 020 8200 0247

Website: www.refuge.org.uk