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Mental Health Crisis Support



You can contact on 07975 974455 if you are in crisis, or to arrange to go and see them. The number operates between 9am and 10pm every day and is the number for clients making contact for the first time and for people making referrals.

They provide face to face support at the Suicide Crisis Centre.


Email address is:  Please be aware that contacting by phone is much quicker – so please phone if you are in crisis.


Visit Facebook: SuicideCrisisCentre and twitter: @SuicideCrisis.






**Taken from their website**
Please note that the following numbers are for use in an CRISIS only. 


Contacting the Crisis Teams

If you or someone you know needs help in a mental health crisis


If you are in Gloucestershire


Call 0800 169 0398.


And choose one of the following options depending on your location:

Option 1 for Stroud and Cotswolds
Option 2 for Gloucester and Forest
Option 3 for Cheltenham, Tewkesbury and North Cotswolds


Please note: telephone calls may be recorded. If you do not want that to happen, please tell the person who answers your call and they will phone you back on a ‘non-recordable’ telephone.


The number is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Occasionally, callers may be asked to leave their name and number on an answerphone. In these circumstances, staff will return the call within one hour.



Crisis Text Line is now in the UK as Shout! Text 85258 to be connected with a trained Crisis Volunteer.


The Samaritans

Contact: 116 123 (this number is FREE to call from landline and mobile phones 24 hours a day)

or call one of the local branches: 01452 306333 (Gloucester & District) or 01242 515777 (Cheltenham & District) (24 hours a day)

or email




Papyrus are the national charity for the prevention of young suicide. They draw from the experience of many who have been touched personally by young suicide across the UK and speak on their behalf in our campaigns and in our endeavours to save young lives. 


They deliver awareness and prevention training, provide confidential support and suicide intervention through HOPELineUK, campaign and influence national policy, and empower young people to lead suicide prevention activities in their own communities.

National Confidential Helpline – HOPELineUK

If you are a young person at risk of suicide or are worried about a young person at risk of suicide: 0800 068 41 41

Mon-Fri 10:00 am to 10:00 pm

Weekends 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Bank Holidays 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm


TIC+ (Teens in Crisis) – UNDER 21s ONLY

TIC provides face-to-face and online counselling services across Gloucestershire for young people aged 9-21 and their families. Their mission is to improve, preserve and promote good mental health and well-being among young people and their families.
Text: 07520 634063 
Tel: 01594 372777

Office 30, Carlson Suite,
4th Floor,
Building 8,Vantage Point Business Village,
Mitcheldean,Gloucestershire,GL17 ODD



If you are a child or a young person you may want to speak to Childline.

Call free on 0800 11 11

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