Crisis Support / Emergency


Don't know where to go in an emergency?​​

Call the Wandsworth Community Mental Health team on 020 3513 5000 or the Crisis Line on 0800 028 8000, 5pm-9am Monday to Friday, 24 hours Saturday and Sunday.


If you feel suicidal or feel like harming yourself or other people:
  • Call 999
  • Go to your nearest Accident and Emergency department (A&E). You can search for your local department through the NHS Choices website


For non-emergency situations:
  • Visit your GPnhs 111 logo
  • Call NHS 111 – open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. They can tell you about your local crisis support services or your nearest A&E.
  • Telephone Number: 111
  • Website: NHS 111 Website


Mental Health Services:

If you are already receiving support from mental health services you should have a care plan. This will include details of who you should contact in a crisis.  

If you can't find your care plan:

During the day Contact your Community Mental Health Team (CMHT) and ask for your care co-ordinator or the person on duty. 

Emotional support: If you would like to offload or talk to someone about your problems, then you may find an emotional support line useful.


Some to try are:

  • Samaritans: Offering emotional support 24 hours a day

Telephone Number: 116 123 (UK) or 08457 90 90 90



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  • Sane Line: Offering specialist mental health emotional support 6-11pm everyday.

Telephone Number: 0845 767 8000



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  • Depression Alliance:

Telephone Number: 0845 123 23 20



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  • Mental Health Foundation:

Telephone Number: 020 7803 1101

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