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 (textphone: 0808 801 0415)
  • Samaritans – 116 123 – 24 hours a day, every day of the year
  • Saneline – 0845 767 8000 – 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 year from 6 pm – 2 am – A service aimed mainly at young men and other individuals 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