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What to do in an emergency

Immediate action required: Call 999 or go to the emergency department now if:

  • You or someone you know requires immediate assistance for serious or life-threatening emergency mental or physical health.
  • You have seriously harmed yourself, for example, by taking a drug overdose.

A mental health emergency should be taken as seriously as a medical emergency.

Find your nearest emergency department (opens in new window).

Urgent advice: Emergency mental health support

24 hours a day, 7 days a week

If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health crisis, feeling suicidal and in need of urgent support to keep you or a loved one safe, then please phone crisis support for free on the numbers below:

Non-urgent advice: Other support

North Lincolnshire

The Haven is for anyone over the age of 16 who are experiencing mental distress.

  • Support can be accessed by phoning 01724 279500 (4pm to midnight) and leaving a message.

Children and young people

If your child needs mental health support, please visit our child and adolescent mental health services website (opens in new window).

Page last reviewed: February 21, 2024
Next review due: February 21, 2025


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