Helplines and Crisis Contacts

Helplines and Crisis Contacts

Support Lines

Samaritans : 116123  email:

NHS advice: 111

Text Service: Text SHOUT to 85258 in the UK to text with a trained Crisis Volunteer (

Text Service for under 25’s
Text: 85258 with the message THEMIX.

Local Crisis Teams

Northamptonshire Urgent Care and Assessment Teams (UCAT) 

Available 24/7 365 days a year for individuals in Northamptonshire:

UCAT South: 0300 1111004

UCAT North: 0300 1111005

Kettering Crisis Telephone Support Service

24/7 365 days a years: 0800 9170464

Leicestershire Helpline  

If you’re an adult and live in Leicestershire, mental health crisis support is available via Turning Point:

Contact GP Psychology


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