Mental Wellbeing Support

If you are concerned about your child's mental wellbeing, the following organisations may offer useful support and information to you.

If it is an emergency call 999 or visit your nearest Accident and Emergency department (East Surrey, Worthing or Princess Royal). The Urgent treatment Centre at Crawley will treat most injuries or illnesses that are urgent but not life threatening.

You can also contact us at 4TheYouth, you can find the details here.

CAMHS

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services

Telephone: 01403 223340

Address: New Park House, North Street, Horsham, West Sussex, RH12 1RJ

Web: www.sussexpartnership.nhs.uk/service-west-sussex-community-teams

Sussex Mental Health Helpline

For Children and Adults, available 24/7 - offering advice on mental health support

Freephone: 0800 0309 500

Emal: SussexMentalHealthlineTeam@sussexpartnership.nhs.uk

Web: www.sussexpartnership.nhs.uk/urgent-help-crisis

Intergrated Front Door

For raising concerns relating to children, regardless of risk or complexity

Telephone: 01403 229900

Email: WSChildrenservices@westsussex.gov.uk

Web: www.westsussex.gov.uk/education-children-and-families/keeping-children-safe/raise-a-concern-about-a-child

Papyrus Hopeline

A telephone service for young people who are experiencing suicidal thoughts, providing a safe space to talk through anything that could be impacting their ability to stay safe

Telephone: 0800 068 4141

Text: 07860 039 967

Web: www.papyrus-uk.org

Email: pat@papyrus-uk.org

Opening hours: 9am-10pm weekdays, 2pm-10pm weekends and bank holidays

Supporting children and young people (ages 3-13 years) with ASC and ADHD traits and their families. Mentoring service offers face to face or remote appointments

Telephone: 01243 214120

Email: enquires@aspens.org.uk

Web: https://aspens.org.uk/

A 24/7 listening service to those in emotional distress. This includes those in mental health crisis and individuals who are feeling suicidal.

Telephone: 116 123

Email: jo@samaritans.org (reponse time is approx 24hrs)

Web: www.samaritans.org