Whether or not you celebrate Christmas, it can be a difficult time for many people.

We know that mental illness does not take time off at Christmas and that many people may be struggling.

It is important to remember that no matter what time of year it is, there is help available and you are not alone. Our fantastic helpline team is available 24/7 and our out-of-hours crisis services will remain open for support throughout the holiday period. Please see below for the status of each service.

Barnsley Support Hub: Open as usual

The Moorings @ Devon: Open as usual

East Berkshire Safe Haven: Open as usual

Kent and Medway Safe Havens: Open as usual

Leicestershire Neighbourhood Mental Health Cafes: Open as usual except Eyres Monsell Neighbourhood Mental Health Cafe which will be closed on Christmas Day

Sheffield Support Hub: Open as usual except on Christmas Day and Boxing Day when the service will be virtual only.

York Safe Haven: Open as usual

Published: 22 December 2023