Live updates

Mental health: where to go for help

One in four people will have problems with mental health at some time in their lives. Credit: PA

If you're having mental health problems, you're not alone. One in four people will have problems with mental health at some time in their lives.

Whether you're concerned about yourself or a loved one, these helplines can offer expert advice:

  • Anxiety UK - Charity providing support if you've been diagnosed with an anxiety condition - www.anxietyuk.org.uk
  • Bipolar UK - A charity helping people living with manic depression or bipolar disorder - www.bipolaruk.org.uk
  • Depression Alliance - Charity for sufferers of depression. Has a network of self-help groups - www.depressionalliance.org
  • Mind - Promotes the views and needs of people with mental health problems - www.mind.org.uk
  • PAPYRUS - Young suicide prevention society - www.papyrus-uk.org
  • Rethink Mental Illness - Support and advice for people living with mental illness - www.rethink.org
  • Samaritans - Confidential support for people experiencing feelings of distress or despair - www.samaritans.org.uk

Advertisement

Advertisement

Load more updates