A confidential freephone helpline open from Wednesday to Sunday from 8pm to midnight providing a safe place to talk if you, or someone you know, is in distress. We can also give information about mental health support services available in your area that could help you.
Resources: Phone support
Bristol Nightline offers a confidential, impartial and non-advisory listening and information service to students of the University of Bristol. They don’t lecture or judge their callers, their job is to listen and help them reach their own conclusions.
The service is open 7 days a week during term time, from 8pm to 8am by phone and 8pm to midnight by IM.
Next Link is part of Missing Link Mental Health Services. We provide domestic abuse support services.
Rethink Mental Illness provide information around mental health, diagnosis, treatment, and your rights. Their website contains a large number of resources, or you can contact them directly by phone, webchat, email, or post.
The Rosie Crane Trust supports bereaved parents who have lost a son or daughter of any age and at any stage in the bereavement. The trust offers a confidential 24hr Helpline, two drop in centres in Somerset, and a befriending service.
Confidential support for women and girls who have experienced sexual violence or abuse at any time in their lives. SARSAS provide information, emotional support, signposting advice, and specialist counselling and group work for women and girls aged 13+
Confidential support for men and boys who have experienced sexual violence or abuse at any time in their lives. SARSAS provide information, emotional support, signposting advice, and can help you to access counselling services.