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ORGANISATIONS THAT CAN PROVIDE HELP & SUPPORT

Please find below organisations that can provide help, support and information for a variety of issues surrounding mental health. They are listed below, please scroll down the page to read the full list and click on a specific organisation to be provided further information on how they can help. The list includes support information for mental health conditions including anxiety, bi-polar disorder, body dysmorphia, OCD, Hearing Voices, Personality Disorder, PTSD, Schizophrenia, as well as information about counselling and therapy.

MENTAL HEALTH 
ORGANISATIONS 

Mind
http://www.mind.org.uk/ 

Mind offer information and support for all aspects of mental health. Details for local branches of MIND are online or by calling the MindinfoLine.
Helpline: 0300 123 3393 (lines open Monday - Friday 9am - 6pm)
Email: info@mind.org.uk

SANE
http://www.sane.org.uk
SANE offer emotional support to anyone affected by a mental health problem, trained mental health staff are available via the helpline.
Helpline: 0300 304 7000 (lines open 4.30pm - 10.30pm)

Rethink Mental Illness 
http://www.rethink.org 
Rethink provide advice about recovery for anyone affected by severe mental illness.
Adviceline: 0300 5000 927 (lines open Monday – Friday 9.30am - 4pm)
Email: info@rethink.org

Young Minds 
http://www.youngminds.org.uk 
Young Minds provides support on a range of mental health issues for young people (up to 25) and their families.
Parents Helpline: 0808 802 5544 (lines open Monday - Friday 9.30 -4pm)

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services - CAMHS
http://www.youngminds.org.uk/for_parents/services_children_young_people
Information on mental health services for children and young people, for parents and carers. 

Mental Health Foundation
http://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/ 
Online A-Z guide of mental health issues, and a range of publications.
Orderline: 020 7803 1150 (lines open Monday – Wednesday 9am- 5pm)

Time To Change
http://www.time-to-change.org.uk/
Time To Change aim to end mental health discrimination

Information about Sectioning
https://www.rethink.org/living-with-mental-illness/mental-health-laws/mental-health-act-1983 
Information about detention or ‘sectioning’ under the Mental Health Act.

Anxiety UK

http://www.anxietyuk.org.uk/index.php Anxiety UK support anyone with an anxiety condition.Helpline: 03444 775 774 (lines open Mondays - Fridays 9.30am – 5.30pm)Text: 07537 416 905Email: support@anxietyuk.org.uk

Generalised Anxiety Disorder - GAD
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/anxiety/Pages/Introduction.aspx
NHS Information about General Anxiety Disorder.

No Panic
http://www.nopanic.org.uk/ 
Support for anyone who suffers from panic attacks, phobias, obsessive compulsive disorders, as well as other related anxiety disorders.
Helpline: 0844 967 4848 (lines open 10am – 10pm)
Youth Helpline: 0330 606 1174 (lines open Monday – Friday 3pm- 6pm, Thursday & Saturday 6pm - 8pm)

Panic Disorder
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/panic-disorder/pages/introduction.aspx
NHS Information about Panic Disorder.

Bipolar UK
http://www.bipolaruk.org.uk/
Bipolar UK offer a range of services for anyone affected by bipolar and associated illnesses.
Email: info@bipolaruk.org.uk

Bipolar Scotland
http://www.bipolarscotland.org.uk 
Information and support for people in Scotland affected by Bipolar.

Bipolar Aware
http://www.bipolaraware.co.uk/
Information and advice for bipolar disorder.

Royal College of Psychiatrists 
http://www.rcpsych.ac.uk/mentalhealthinfo/problems/bipolardisorder/bipolardisorder.aspx
Information for bipolar disorder including treatment.

Patient UK 
http://www.patient.co.uk/showdoc/27001254/
Online information about Body Dysmorphic Disorder.

 

Body Gossip

http://bodygossip.org

A positive body image campaign.

OCD UK
http://www.ocduk.org/ 
OCD UK support anyone affected by Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and their family and friends.
Adviceline: 03332 127890 (lines open Mondays - Fridays 10am - 4pm)
Email: support@ocduk.org

OCD Action
http://www.ocdaction.org.uk/ 
OCD Action provide support advice for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and related disorders.
Helpline: 03332 127890 (lines open Mondays - Fridays 10am - 5pm)
Email: support@ocdaction.org.uk

NHS Choices – OCD 
http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Obsessive-compulsive-disorder/Pages/Introduction.aspx 
NHS information on OCD.

Hearing Voices Network
http://www.hearing-voices.org/
Support network for those who hear voices, see visions or any other unusual perceptions.

NHS
http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Personality-disorder/ 
NHS information on the symptoms and treatment of a Personality Disorder.

Schizoaffective Disorder
http://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/types-of-mental-health-problems/schizoaffective-disorder/about-schizoaffective-disorder/#.VYvOi87bJD8
Information on schizoaffective disorder its symptoms and treatment.

NHS – Schizophrenia
http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Schizophrenia/Pages/Introduction.aspx
Overview and information on symptoms and treatment of Schizophrenia.

NHS
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/post-traumatic-stress-disorder/pages/introduction.aspx 
NHS information on symptoms and treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Mind – PTSD
http://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/types-of-mental-health-problems/post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd/#.VpYqbE0rEit
Information from Mind on PTSD.