The following directory is intended to be used as a useful guided for information purpose only. We are not able to provide recommendations or endorsements of any of the services listed.
Crisis Support and Helplines
If you or someone you know is in mental health crisis and needs medical support fast
- Call 999 to contact Emergency Services.
- Go to your nearest A and E Department
If it is not a medical emergency but you need still need urgent help
- Call 111 for professional health advice
- Make an appointment with your GP
Phone 116 123 – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Free confidential counselling and emotional support for children and young people.
Phone 0800 1111 – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Provides free online support for young people.
Information, advice and resources for mental health issues. They also have a helpline for parents.
Phone 0808 8025544
Basildon Mind 01268 284130
Child Bereavement UK
Information and support
Phone 01494 568900
Counselling services for bereaved adults and children
Phone 0808 8081677