Support links

Below you will find links and details to a wide range of support organisations. Reach out and get support when you need it…

National organisations




Other national organisations

Suicide Prevention

Phone: 0800 068 4141
Text: 07860039967
Mon – Sun 09:00 – Midnight
including Bank holidays


Mental Health

CALM: Campaign Against Living Miserably

helpline : 0800 58 58 58

5pm-midnight, 365 days a year.


Info Line: 0300 123 3393


OCD Action

0845 390 6232. This helpline is open from Monday to Friday, 9:30am to 8pm. You can speak to a trained volunteer if you are struggling with OCD.


0300 3047000. You can call this number for advice, between 4:30pm and 10:30pm every night.


SHOUT for support in Crisis
A text service on 85258. Text SHOUT and receive 24/7 mental health suppot. Shout is the UK’s first 24/7 text service, free on all major mobile networks, for anyone in crisis anytime, anywhere. It’s a place to go if you’re struggling to cope and you need immediate help


Advice Line: 0300 5000 927
Mon – Fri 1000 – 1300


Young Minds
Parents Advice Line: 0808 802 5544
Mon – Fri 0930 – 1600


Anxiety UK
03444 775 774


No Panic

0844 967 4848
1000 – 2200


0800 1111


0808 800 5000


Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) – NHS Service.


Eating Disorders

Beat Helpline

0808 801 0677.

For eating disorder support, this phone line is open from 24 December to 1 January.


Self Injury Support





Addiction Helper
0800 044 8267



Honest information about drugs. For help with drug addiction, Talk to Frank has a phone line, a text service (82111) and a webchat.

0300 123 6600.


0808 8020 133


Beaumont Society


Ad Fam



LGBT Foundation
0345 330 30 30



0300 330 0630.

This is a line for LGBTQ+ support, every day from 10am-10pm.

Rape and Sexual Assault



The Survivors Trust
0800 010 818
Mon-Thurs 1000 – 1800


Domestic Abuse and Violence

National Domestic Abuse Helpline
0808 2000 247


National Centre for Domestic Violence
0844 8044 999






Child Bereavement UK
0800 02 888 40




Regional Organisations

Cheshire West and Chester – Support for Mental Health Crisis: CWP – 24/7

Mental Health Phone Line- Cheshire And Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Health (CWP)
If your mental or emotional state quickly gets worse or deteriorates, this can be called a ‘mental health crisis’. In this situation, it is important to get help quickly. The phone line is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week and is open to people of all ages – including children and young people.
Telephone: 0800 145 6485


Café 71 – Spider Project
Provides early intervention support and treatment for people experiencing a mental health crisis
Number 71 Crisis Café, No. 71 St Anne Street, Chester, CH1 3HT
Telephone: 01244 393139


Adult at risk of harm:

Telephone the Community Access Team on 0300 123 7034 or email:
If you have an urgent concern outside working hours for either adult or child please call the Emergency Duty Team on 01244 977277
Alternatively call Cheshire Police on 101 (non-emergency) or 999 in an emergency



Please note: The above details of support organisations is for information purposes only. Fallen Angels Dance Theatre cannot be held responsible for the content or actions of these services. This is not a recommendation and we have no partnership of alliance with them. 


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