Mental health contacts


There are many organisations and services you can contact for more information on a wide range of practical and emotional support and advice.

Please see the directory of services for mental health and emotional wellbeing in the Northern area. Below are some useful contacts within the Northern Trust area, for practical support to help improve emotional wellbeing and tackle the potential risk factors that may lead to poor mental health.

Alcohol, drugs and smoking
Carers' support
Children / Youth support
Cultural / Ethnic
Family and relationships
Financial worries
Gender identity
Housing and homelessness
Mental health including eating distress and anxiety support
Older peoples' support
Rural support
Sexual health
Student support
Suicide prevention / Self-harm / Self-help
Urgent help and support

Please also refer to our mental health mental health support groups, for information on and contact details for a variety of support groups available in your area.

Other useful links
Self help guides:
Produced by Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust

Northern Ireland Helplines Network




Page last updated:08 January 2016