Mental Health - Adult

Surrey Information Point

For local information and support for you and your family including health, getting around, looking after someone and things to do.


Self Injury Support

Self Injury Support run a UK-wide multi-channel support service for women & girls affected by self-injury, trauma and abuse.

Twitter: @sisupportorguk


Telephone: 0808 800 8088 Open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 19:00-21:30.



Safe Haven

Safe Havens provide out of hours help and support to people and their carers who are experiencing a mental health crisis or emotional distress (18 years and over) in person and virtually. For a location near you, or to access the Safe Haven virtually visit the website for the address.

Website: Safe Havens


Shout is the UK’s first free 24/7 crisis text line available for anyone, anytime, anywhere. The service is anonymous and off bill.

Text: 85258


Crisis Mental Health Helpline

In times of distress you can call the mental health crisis helpline. Lines are open 24 hours, seven days a week and calls are free of charge.

Telephone: 0800 915 4644

SMS text: 07717 989024

Website: Crisis Line


Samaritans offer a safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way – about whatever’s getting to you. You don’t have to be suicidal. Call Samaritans free, 24 hours a day 365 days a year.

Telephone: 116 123



Stayalive App

The Stayalive app is a pocket suicide prevention resource, packed full of useful information to help you stay safe. You can use it if you are having thoughts of suicide or if you are concerned about someone else who may be considering suicide. Local crisis services in Surrey are listed on the App.

Website: Stayalive App

Talking Therapies (IAPT)

The service provides help and support for people over 18 years who are experiencing mental health problems. These can include stress, low mood, anxiety, panic attacks, depression (including pre and post natal), obsessive compulsive disorder, phobias, post traumatic stress and eating difficulties (not severe).

Website: Talking Therapy Providers in Surrey


Matrix SDT provides a range of community and in-patient mental health advocacy services for people over 18 years across Surrey.

Website: Matrix SDT Services

Advocacy in Surrey

Advocacy in Surrey (SDPP and Matrix SDT) provides a range of community and in-patient mental health advocacy services for people over 18 years across Surrey. You can contact them by SMS, email or by filling in a referral form.


NHS App Library

The NHS App Library helps patients and the public to find trusted health and wellbeing apps.



There are many apps that can help support emotional and mental wellbeing, please visit the link below to find out more.

Website: Mental Wellbeing Apps

First Steps Guide

For anyone aged 18 years or above who is looking to take the first steps to improve mental well-being for themselves, their friends or family members and provides a range of advice, information and self-help techniques, brief information on common emotional and mental health issues and details of local and national organisations that provide support.


Looking after someone

Find where to go for information and support if you are Looking after a family member, partner or friend because they are ill, frail or have a disability, and not being paid to do so.


Action for Carers Surrey

This service supports carers of all ages. They help with benefits advice, advocacy, and provide a wealth of information and free resources.

Website: Action for Carers


Catalyst works in a number of ways to alleviate the damage to and promote the health of people affected by drug and alcohol problems, and with wellbeing issues such as depression, stress and anxiety.

Twitter: @CATALYSTethos


YouTube Channel:

Telephone: 01483 590150


LGBTQ+ communities and mental health

Please see a list of services available to support people from the LGBTQ+ community.

Website: LGBTQ specialist services

Virtual Wellbeing Sessions

This is available for Surrey residents over 18 years who want to join virtual sessions from the comfort of their own home.

Website: Virtual Wellbeing Sessions

Community Connections Service

The service offers a range of support for people over 18 years aimed at improving your emotional and mental well-being. The service accepts self-referrals.

Services include: one to one support, support groups, walking groups, drop in services, art groups, mindfulness sessions, social events and peer support, confidence building courses, signposting to local agencies.

Website: Community Connections

Self-help techniques & local mental health support for adults and children

There’s a range of information, support and resources specifically for mental health and emotional wellbeing, which you do not have to speak with your GP about to access. Please visit the Healthy Surrey website to find out about self-help resources and a full list of support available in your local community including money management & debt, veteran support and places to contact in times of crisis. Support is listed for both for adults and children.

Website: Healthy Surrey Website- Mental Wellbeing Services for Adults and Children

Mental Health and Money Advice

Mental Health and Money Advices is a UK-wide website service to combine support for both mental health and financial problems.


Richmond Fellowship

The service provides a range of supported housing, community based and employment services for people over 18 years with mental health problems across Surrey.

Website: Richmond Fellowship

Citizens Advice - Runnymede and Spelthorne

We provide free, confidential and impartial advice and campaign on big issues affecting people’s lives.

Facebook: @citizensadvicers

Twitter: @CitAdviceRS


Telephone: 01932 827187

Healthwatch Surrey

Healthwatch Surrey is an independent champion that gives the people of Surrey a voice to improve, shape and get the best from health and social care services by empowering local people and communities.

Twitter: @HW_Surrey


Telephone: 0303 303 0023

Text: 07592 787533


Independent Mental Health Network

If you are 18 years and over and have experience of mental ill health or care for someone who has then you can join the IMHN to have your say to improve mental health services in Surrey and North East Hants.

Website: IMHN Surrey

Combat Stress

For over a century Combat Stress have been helping former servicemen and women deal with issues like post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety and depression. Today they provide specialist treatment and support for veterans from every service and conflict, focusing on those with complex mental health issues related to their military service.

Twitter: @CombatStress

Telephone: 0800 323 4444



NHS Veteran Mental Health Service

If you or someone you know is experiencing mental health difficulties, you can get expert help from NHS veterans mental health services.


OCD Action

OCD Action provides support and information to anybody affected by OCD.

Twitter: @ocdaction


Helpline: 0845 390 6232


Carers UK

Carers UK provides expert advice, information and support. They also campaign and innovate to find better ways to reach and support carers.



Rethink provide expert, accredited advice and information to everyone affected by mental health problems.

Telephone: 0300 5000 927




Sane offers emotional support and information to anyone affected by mental health problems through their helpline, text care and their online support forum.

Twitter: @CharitySANE



Hoarding UK

Hoarding UK is the only UK-wide charity dedicated to supporting people affected by hoarding behaviours. Their helpline support for people with hoarding behaviour has been used by thousands of people impacted by hoarding related issues.

Twitter: @Hoardingukhelp


Telephone: 020 3239 1600


No Panic

Helps people who suffer from panic attacks, phobias, obsessive compulsive disorders and other related anxiety disorders including those people who are trying to give up Tranquillizers.

Twitter: @charitynopanic


Telephone: 0300 772 9844




Mind provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. They campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.

Telephone: 0300 123 3393


Surrey & Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (SABP)

Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust is specialist provider for health services for people of all ages with mental ill-health in Surrey. They deliver a range of specialist mental health support such as Children & Young People services (CAMHS), Eating Disorders, Early Intervention Psychosis service, Perinatal and much more. They Some of their services will require a referral from a GP.

Website: SABP Mental Health Trust – All Ages