Out of hours support
Our services are closed overnight. If you need to talk to someone out of hours, these great organisations can support you at any time. They're free and confidential, and they won’t share your details with anyone unless they believe you, or someone else, is in immediate danger.
Always remember – if you, or someone else, is in immediate danger please dial 999 and ask for the police.
If you are worried or concerned about a child, or you are a child, and want to speak to someone confidently about anything you can contact:
If you’re 18 and over and feeling low, having a difficult time or are worried about someone else you can contact:
If you or someone else is experiencing domestic abuse you can contact:
All of these organisations are accessible 24/7, either over the phone or online to access information and support about a range of subjects.
If you need someone to talk to, consider getting in touch with the below organisations for handy hints and advice.
Childline provide a free, 24-hour helpline for children and young people in the UK. 0800 1111
The Counselling Directory
The Counselling Directory provides information including lists of counsellors and psychotherapists across the UK, who are registered with a recognised and professional body.
The Life Coaching Directory
The Life Coaching Directory helps individuals to find life coaches close to their location and appropriate for their needs. The service is free and confidential and aimed at helping those seeking a new direction in their life to find the encouragement they need.
The NSPCC Child Protection Helpline
The NSPCC Child Protection Helpline offer a 24 hour phone service, where they provide counselling, information and advice to anyone concerned about a child at risk of ill treatment or abuse. 0808 800 5000
The Mix provides information, advice and support on various subjects such as sex and relationships, health and wellbeing, drink and drugs, home, law and money, and work and study. 0808 808 4994