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NHS urgent 24/7 Mental Health Helpline


SHOUT free, confidential 24/7 text support 

Text SHOUT to 85258

Childline online, on the phone, anytime

0800 1111 

Papyrus for people thinking about suicide or
worrying about someone else being suicidal 

0800 068 41 41

Samaritans 24/7 365 days a year 

free call 116 123

Young Minds Crisis Messenger free 24/7 support 

Text YM to 85258

Local Services

Child and Adolescent Mental
Health Service (CAMHS)

01865 902515
CAMHS is an NHS service helping
people up to the age of 18
who are 
finding it hard to cope
with everyday life.

The Abingdon Bridge
01235 522 375
A charity that provides free,
confidential guidance and
emotional support for young
people aged 13-25.

Safe! Support for Young
People Affected by Crime

0800 1337938
Safe! provides support to
children and families who have
been affected by 
crime or abuse.

Youth Challenge
Oxfordshire (YoCO)
Developing young people
through personal challenge.

The Abingdon Damascus
Youth Project
Support for young people to
improve their wellbeing and life
chances to transform their
community through positive

The Oxford Safe Haven
01865 903037
A free and safe space to support 
adults through mental health
crisis. Face to face support. 


Charlie Waller

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