Support for Headteachers and Teachers

There are a range of people who can help if you or someone you know is feeling unhappy, distressed, confused or in crisis. Usually we would advise people to contact their general practitioner as a first option. However you may wish to also contact one of the organisations below, who all offer telephone advice and support services (click to follow links to external websites):



MindInformation line call: 0300 123 3393
Text: 86463

Open: Monday to Friday (except for bank holidays); 9am – 6pm


Rethink Mental Illness



Information line call: 0300 5000 927 (for advice on therapy, medication, benefits, debt, money, rights etc.)

Open: Monday to Friday; 9:30am – 4pm












Young Minds

Young minds

Parent helpline call: 0808 8025544






Helpline call: 0300 304 7000

Open: Daily; 6pm – 11pm



NHS 111 Non-emergency number

111 phone number










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