If You’re in Need of Urgent Help

If you are in an emergency and there is risk to life (that can be your own or another person):

If you’re a child or young person in need of urgent help:

  • Call Childline free on 0800 111 or click here
  • If you live in Sheffield and are under 18, you can ring the SCFT/Rethink helpline on 0808 8010612 or click here

If you’re an older young person or an adult in need of urgent help:

  • Call the Samaritans on 116 123 or click here
  • If you live in Sheffield and do not currently have a mental health Care Coordinator, ring Sheffield Health and Social Care’s Single Point of Access on 0808 196 8281 (calls are free from a landline or mobile) or 0114 226 3636 or click here

If you are worried that a child or young person has been harmed or at risk of harm:

  • Call Sheffield Safeguarding Hub on 0114 273 4855 or click here