Christmas Emergency Contacts

In the event that you need any help or assistance whilst our office is closed over the Christmas period, please find below a list of useful contacts.

We very much hope you have a peaceful Christmas and New Year and will be open again on 4th January 2021.

Catherine and Team

 

COVID-19 GUIDANCE

For the latest up to date Government guidance and support on Covid-19 visit: www.gov.uk/coronavirus

BREXIT
 
For the latest Brexit transition information visit: www.gov.uk/transition

 

HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE: 

NHS 111

111 is free to call from landlines and mobiles.  Dial 111 from your phone.   https://111.nhs.uk/

NHS Mental Health Crisis Teams 

0303 123 1146 available 24 hours a day

Northumberland Women’s Refuge  

01670 820199

Samaritans

https://www.samaritans.org/branches/

Telephone: 116 123 (this number is free to call and will not show on your phone bill) or email [email protected]

Childline (for under 19s)

Telephone: 0800 1111 – 24 hours a day. This number is free and will not show on a phone bill.

MIND

Telephone: 0300 123 3393  https://www.mind.org.uk/

National Domestic Abuse Helpline (women only)   

Freephone: 0808 2000 247

http://www.nationaldomesticviolencehelpline.org.uk/

Men’s Advice Line for Domestic Abuse 

Freephone: 0808 801 0327

http://www.mensadviceline.org.uk/

CALM – The Campaign Against Living Miserably

https://www.thecalmzone.net

Age UK

Telephone: 01204 382411  https://www.ageuk.org.uk/newcastle/

The Silver Line – help for older people

24 hours a day, every day of the year: 0800 4 70 80 90

Anxiety UK 

https://www.anxietyuk.org.uk/

Glide

https://glidegroup.co.uk/remote-working-a-practical-safety-guide-for-businesses#mental

Telephone: Sarah Wiper on 01204 663059

Beat Eating Disorders

Adult Helpline: 0808 801 0677

Studentline: 0808 801 0811

Youthline: 0808 801 0711

www.beateatingdisorders.org.uk

Anorexia & Bulimia Care

Helpline: 03000 11 12 13

www.anorexiabulimiacare.org.uk/

PAPYRUS

A voluntary organisation supporting teenagers and young adults who are feeling suicidal.

Tel: 0800 068 41 41

Students Against Depression

studentsagainstdepression.org

The Sanctuary

Tel: 0300 003 7029

 

HOUSING AND ENVIRONMENT:  

Newcastle City Council 

General number –  0191 278 7878

24 hours a day for urgent services such as out-of-hours social work, environmental health emergencies and urgent repairs to your council home.

Your Homes Newcastle 

0191 278 8600 – available 24 hours a day

Yhn.org.uk

Citizens’ Advice

Impartial advice on rights and responsibilities across the UK.   Tel: 0300 330 9071

Shelter

https://england.shelter.org.uk/get_help/local_services/newcastle

Telephone: 0344 515 1640

Streetlink – assistance for rough sleepers

https://www.streetlink.org.uk

0300 500 0914.