Health & Wellbeing

Health and Wellbeing Champion Ellen Blacker - email: ellen.blacker@wiltshire.gov.uk call: 07557922020If you are a carer, then you can access support and information from Wiltshire Council. There is information on benefits, managing money and paying for care, as well as carers assessments, breaks for carers, training and emergency contacts. Click here

Free 24-hour listening support

When life is tough, Samaritans are here to listen at any time of the day or night. You can talk to them about anything that’s troubling you, no matter how difficult.

Call free on 116 123 or visit the Samaritans website

Shout offers confidential 24/7 crisis text support for times when you need immediate assistance.

Text “SHOUT” to 85258 or visit Shout Crisis Text Line

If you are having thoughts of suicide, are harming yourself or have thought about self-harm, it’s important to tell someone.

These thoughts and feelings can be complex, frightening and confusing, but you do not have to struggle alone.

If you cannot wait to see a doctor and feel unable to cope or keep yourself safe, contact one of the organisations below to get support right away. Or see further NHS advice on dealing with a mental health crisis or emergency.