Urgent Help

247 Edinburgh Crisis CentreUrgent Help

Unfortunately, PF Counselling is by appointment only and we do not have an immediate crisis service.

If you need urgent help or support for yourself or someone close to you, please contact:

  • Edinburgh Crisis Centre – 0808 801 0414 (text: 07974 429075)
  • Samaritans – 116 123 – (or 0131 221 9999) – 24 hours a day, every day of the year
  • SANEline – 0300 304 7000 – every day of year from 1 pm – 11 pm – support & information for anyone coping with or caring for someone with mental health issues.
  • Breathing Space – 0800 83 85 87 – every day of the year from 6 pm – 2 am – A service originally aimed mainly at young men, but now for anyone experiencing low mood or depression.
Alternatively
  • Contact your doctor or their out-of-hours service
  • Mental Health Assessment Service (for people experiencing a mental health crisis):  24/7 service at Royal Edinburgh Hospital, and 5 pm – 8 am Mon to Thur, 5 pm – 8 am Fri to Mon at the Royal Infirmary: 0131 537 6000
  • Social Work Emergency Service – 0800 731 6969