Self-isolation can have a negetive impact on mental health or leave you in an uncomfortable living situation. Below is a list of organisations that offer support for those going through difficulties. 

Age UK Leicestershire and Rutland 

Age UK have a new helpline dedicated to provide practical and emotional support to those over 70, especially those who are self-isolating and live alone. 
Phone: 0166 299 2239 

Alzheimers Society

Alzheimers Society have a Dementia Connect support line for those worried about themselves or a loved during this time. 
Phone: 0333 150 3456. 

Anxiety UK

Anxiety UK is a charity working to relieve and support those living with anxiety by offering information, support and understanding.

Phone: 03444 775 774. (Mon-Fri 9.30am - 5.30pm)
Text: 07537 416 905.

CALM 

CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably) is a support line for men. 

Phone: 0800 58 58 58 (5pm–midnight)
Website: www.thecalmzone.net

Childline 

Childline is a confidential line for children to call if they need help or advice about any topic.

Phone: 0800 1111
You can also access 1-2-1 counselling here. (9am-midnight)

Enrych

Enrych is a charity offering support to disabled people.

Phone:01530 832926

Email: coalvilleoffice@enrych.org.uk

Family Action

Family Action aims to support adult family members deal with the pressures of family life

Phone: 0808 802 6666
Text: 07537 404 282
Email: familyline@family-action.org.uk
Website: www.family-action.org.uk/

Kooth 

Kooth is a free, safe and anonymous online support for young people

Website: www.kooth.com/

Mencap

Mencap is a UK charity supporting people with learning diabilities.

Phone: 0808 808 1111 (Mon-Fri 9am-3pm)

Mind 

Mind aims to support individals with their mental health 

Phone: 0300 123 3393 ( Mon-Fri, 9am-6pm except bank holidays)
Email: info@mind.org.uk
Website: www.mind.org.uk/

National Autistic Society

The National Autistic Society provide advice and support for people on the autism spectrum and their families and carers.

Phone: 0808 800 4104 (Open Mon-Fri 10am-3pm)

No Panic 

No Panic offers support and information for those who suffer from Panic Attacks, Phobias, Obsessive Compulsive Disorders and other related anxiety disorders.

Phone: 0844 967 4848 (10.00am - 10.00pm. NOTE: calls cost 5p a minute + your access charge)
Youth Helpline: 0330 606 1174 (13-20 year-olds 10.00am - 10.00pm)
Website: www.nopanic.org.uk/

Papyrus UK

Papyrus UK is a charity working towards the prevention of young suicide.

Phone: 0800 0684141
Website: www.papyrus-uk.org

Refuge

Refuge is an organsition that helps women and children suffering from domestic abuse. They provide a freephone, 24-hour National Domestic Abuse Helpline. 

Phone: 0808 2000 247
Website: www.nationaldahelpline.org.uk/

Respect

Respect offers a helpline for men suffering from domestic abuse. 

Phone: 0808 8010327
Website: www.mensadviceline.org.uk/

Rethink Mental Illness

Rethink Mental Illness offer support, advice and information around mental illness.

Phone:0300 5000 972 (Mon-Fri 9:30am-4pm)

Email: advice@rethink.org

Website: www.rethink.org

Samaritans

Samaritans offers emotional support to all ages.

Phone: 116 123 
Website: www.samaritans.org

SHOUT

SHOUT offers support to anyone who is struggling with anxiety or depression with or without any diagnosis.

Text: 85258 (Open 24/7)

Switchboard 

Switchboard is a line for LGBT+ support.

Phone: 0300 330 0630 (10am -10pm)
Website: switchboard.lgbt/help/ (chat online)
Email: chris@switchboard.lgbt

The Silver Line

The Silver Line is a helpline for those over the age of 55: 

Phone: 0800 4708 090 
Website: www.thesilverline.org.uk/

Young Minds 

Young Minds is a charity championing the wellbeing and mental health of young people.

Phone: 0808 802 5544 (Parents Helpline - Monday to Friday 9.30am – 4pm, free for mobiles and landlines)
Text: text YM to 85258 (If you need urgent help)
Website: www.youngminds.org.uk

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