Health and Adult Social Care

Drinkline

A national phone line offering support to callers worried about their own drinking, or that of a friend or family member. They offer advice on where to go for help, and may be able to provide information and self-help materials.

Grassroots Suicide Prevention - Stay Alive app

A suicide prevention pocket resource for the UK. Stay Alive offers help and support both to people with thoughts of suicide, and to people concerned about someone else.

To download the app visit your phone's app marketplace.

Mind

A national organisation that provides advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. They campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding. You can find information on your diagnosis, treatment options and where to go for support. They can also help you make choices about treatment, understand your rights or reach out to other sources of support.

Narcotics Anonymous

A national non-profit fellowship/society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. They are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. This is a program of complete abstinence from all drugs. There is only ONE requirement for membership, the desire to stop using.