What to do in an emergency

exclamation-mark-blackIf you live in Doncaster:

During office hours

Please phone the Community Mental Health Team on (01302) 796104.

Outside of office hours

Please phone the Crisis Team on (01302) 798400.

If you live in Rotherham

During office hours

Please contact the Community Mental Health Team on (01709) 302902

Outside of office hours

Please phone the Access/Crisis Team on (01709) 302670.

If you live in North Lincolnshire

During office hours

  • Please contact your care co-ordinator, or lead professional -reception telephone (01724) 270363. If they are not available, the receptionist will put you in touch with a member of staff who can deal with your concerns.
  • Call reception on telephone (01724) 270363.

Outside of office hours

If you have a personal budget, you may have an allocated amount to use for emergency respite.

If you feel the situation is deteriorating, please contact your care team as soon as possible so contingency plans can be put in place (for example additional help for a short period of time) for out of hours emergencies.

If you attend an Accident and Emergency department, there are mental health staff available who can be called to respond to mental health emergencies.

Follow this link to visit the NHS Choices website, which has a full list of other useful helplines that offer expert advice.