Information and Support

This section of our website provides links to organisations where you could go if you need support, advice, or information.

Crisis Support Services

If you need to contact somebody urgently try one of these options:

Sussex Mental Healthline – 0300 5000 101 – Available Monday to Friday 5pm – 9am, and 24 hours at weekends and Bank Holidays

Samaritans – 116 123 (UK)  – Or click here for The Samaritans website:

NHS 111 service111 – 24 hour helpline staffed by a team of fully trained advisers, supported by experienced nurses and paramedics.

Calls to the Samaritans and the NHS 111 services are free from landlines and mobile phones. You should use the NHS 111 service if you urgently need medical help or advice but it’s not a life-threatening situation. For life-threatening situations you should always use 999.


Advocacy Service

If you want to talk to someone about issues relating to your treatment, contact Brighton & Hove Mind Advocacy Services.   Their contact details are:

B&H Community Advocacy
Mind in Brighton & Hove
51 New England Street
Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 4GQ

Tel: 01273 66 69 50

More information

Click on the links on the left hand side of this page to find out more about local services, national mental health organisations, or other organisations that may be able to give you advice and support. There is also a page with links to more information about mental health conditions.