If you are experiencing mental health difficulties there are various agencies you can receive support from.
Firstly, if you are struggling right now and would like someone to listen, you can call the Samaritans on 116 123. You can also contact your local GP surgery to book an appointment to see if you can get support from the NHS.
Other places you can get support from in your area include:
ReThink can offer expert, accredited advice and information to anyone affected by mental health problems on everything from treatment and care, to benefits and employment rights. ReThink can be contacted at https://www.rethink.org/
• Mind can offer supportive and reliable information, and confidential help about mental health related law. Mind can be contacted at https://www.mind.org.uk/
• Turning Point is a national health and social care provider who can offer individual support for mental health concerns, learning disabilities, drug or alcohol issues, or if you are looking for an employment solution. Turning Point can be contacted at https://www.turning-point.co.uk/
There are a number of supported housing schemes across Leicestershire that accept people with mental health difficulties. If you would like to be referred to supported accommodation you should contact the Housing Choices Team on 0800 952 0079.
Last updated: Thu 26 September, 2019 @ 16:20