Mental health services

Mental health problems are common and can be treated. Find out how we can help you to maintain good health and wellbeing.

If you're dealing with a mental health crisis, you should first contact your GP or call the NHS 111 External.

If someone is in immediate danger, call the police on 999.

Find local services and charities

There are lots of helpful local services in Leeds that may be able to help you with mental health needs, including:

If you just need to talk, any time of day or night

There are free listening services offering confidential advice from trained volunteers. You can talk about anything that may be bothering you, no matter how difficult:


Phone 116 123


Shout Crisis

Text "SHOUT" to 85258 (aged 19 and over)

Text "YM" to 85258 (aged under 19)

Childline (aged under 19)

Phone 0800 1111

Get help from the NHS

If you or someone you know is suffering with mental health needs, you can find support and information on External link to NHS.

If you would like to speak to a health care professional about any issues you may be experiencing, you can refer yourself to the NHS Primary Care Mental Health IAPT partnership External.

To refer yourself, call:

Phone: 0113 843 4388

Contact the adult social care team

If you or someone you know needs help with mental health, you can speak to our Adult Social Care team who will refer you to the right person.

Get in touch at:


0113 222 4401 (weekdays 9am to 5pm, Wednesdays from 10am)

0113 378 0644 (for emergencies on weekends, nights and bank holidays)


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