Emmerdale - Sands and ARC

Sands support anyone who has been affected by the death of a baby, whether your baby died recently or long ago.

The Sands helpline hours are:
Monday – Friday 9.30am – 5.30pm, plus Tuesday and Thursday evenings between 7pm – 10pm.

Calls to Sands’ Helpline on 0808 164 3332 are completely free.

Or email helpline@sands.org.uk
Visit the website: www.sands.org.uk

ARC Antenatal Results and Choices
ARC is the only UK wide charity providing non-directive information and support through antenatal testing and its consequences. We provide specialised support to those facing a prenatal diagnosis of fetal anomaly.

Call our national helpline and speak to a member of our trained team.

Our national helpline is open Monday to Friday, 10.00am-5.30pm.

Call 0845 077 2290 or 0207 713 7486 from a mobile
Or email info@arc-uk.org

Emmerdale - The British Heart Foundation

Caring for a child with heart disease

If you are the parent or carer for a child or young person with a heart or circulatory condition, it is normal to worry about medical and practical issues as your child grows up.

The BHF have lots of information and advice to support you caring for your child.

The Heart Helpline is open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. Call us on 0300 330 3311 (calls cost a similar rate to 01 or 02 numbers), or email hearthelpline@bhf.org.uk

You can also find peer-to-peer support as part of their online community on HealthUnlocked.

Emmerdale - Addaction

Addaction support adults, children, young adults and older people to make positive behavioural changes.

Whether that's with alcohol, drugs, or mental health and wellbeing, they help people improve their lives in ways they never thought possible.

Supporter Contacts

There are several ways you can get in contact with Addaction.

Visit the website: addaction.org.uk

If your question is about a specific service, you can find your nearest Addaction service for their correct local contact details.

If you need support right now or you need help navigating the website you can chat online with one of their professional advisers.

Start a webchat, click on the ‘Chat with us’ on the bottom right hand side of the webpage (it's usually available between 10am and 4pm, Monday to Friday)

Emmerdale - FRANK

FRANK helps you find out everything you might want to know about drugs (and some stuff you don't). For friendly, confidential advice, go to www.talktofrank.com or call 0300 123 6600. FRANK can also help if you’re worried about a friend or family member, or are looking for help yourself.

AA have suggested, as per their website - If you live in Scotland please visit theScottish Drug Services website. If you live in Northern Ireland please visit the Public Health Agency website.

Emmerdale - Cruse Bereavement Care

Grief is a natural process, but it can be devastating. For those who need help, Cruse offers free confidential support for adults and children, and this can be by telephone, email or face-to-face.

HelplineCruse Bereavement Care is there to support you after the death of someone close. If someone you know has died and you need to talk, call freephone on 0808 808 1677.

The helpline is open Monday-Friday 9.30-5pm (excluding bank holidays), with extended hours on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings, when they're open until 8pm.

National Email support

Other ways they can helpThey also offer information, publications, and support for children.