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Textline support

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Shout is the UK’s first 24/7 text service, free on all major mobile networks, for anyone in crisis anytime, anywhere. It’s a place to go if you’re struggling to cope and you need immediate help.

Shout is powered by a team of volunteers, who are at the heart of the service.

Text ‘shout’ to 85258

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CALL Mental Health Listening Line

CALL provides a confidential mental health listening and emotional support line which is open 24/7. CALL can also signpost to support in local communities and a range of online information.

Text ‘help’ to 81066


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Young Minds Messenger

YoungMinds’ Textline offers free, 24/7 text messaging support for under 25s, 24/7, wherever you are in the UK. If you need someone to talk to about how you’re feeling.

Text YM to 85258