Mental Health

Kooth

Free anonymous online chat for young people to discuss your mental health issues.

Website: www.kooth.com

Healthy Young Minds in Herts

Here you can find information about emotional wellbeing and the mental health support available to you in Hertfordshire.

Website: www.healthyyoungmindsinherts.org.uk

Recovery College

Recovery College provides a range of online educational courses and resources to people with experience of mental illness, from service users to their family, friends and staff.

Facebook: @RecoveryCollegeOnline

Twitter: @_RCOnline_

Website: www.recoverycollegeonline.co.uk

Rethink

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

Telephone: 0300 5000 927

Website: www.rethink.org

Email: info@rethink.org

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)

CAMHS is delivered across the whole of Hertfordshire. The service provides interventions for moderate/severe emotional and behavioural difficulties in children and adolescents. Their teams also offer specialist interventions for other mental health difficulties including anorexia and schizophrenia.

Facebook: @HPFT.NHS

Twitter: @hpft_nhs

Crisis Hotline: 0800 6444 101 or 01438 843322 (between 8am and 5pm)

Website: www.hpftcamhs.nhs.uk

Hertfordshire County Council Happiness, Wellbeing and Mental Health

Hertfordshire County Council provides information and advice on where to get help if you need it.

Website: www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/Happiness-wellbeing-and-mental-health

Samaritans

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

Website: www.samaritans.org

Email: jo@samaritans.org

Mind

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

Website: www.mind.org.uk