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Mental Health

If you have concerns about your mental health it's best to make an appointment with your GP. You can also find help and information from the charities and organisations below.

Gloucester Recovery in Psychosis (GRIP)

Tel: 01452 894790
Support for young people who have had first episode of psychosis

Young Minds

Information on Mental Health and Wellbeing.

Campaign against Living Miserably (c.a.l.m) 

Tel: 0800 585858
Support for almost any issue. c.a.l.m promise to listen, give information and signpost you to any help that may be available.

Bipolar UK

Support for people affected by Bipolar

Gloucestershire Boys & Young Men’s Network

Information and guidance for boys and young men on a wide range of topics. 

A Guide to UK-Based Free Mental Health Helplines

Helpline Guide created Cassiobury Court

Self-Harm Information


Tel: 0808 801 0606
Text: 07537 410022
Online, Telephone & Text Support for Self-Harm

Self Injury Support

Help for women and girls who self-injure.

National Self Harm Network

Forum and email support for anyone who self harms, and for parents or carers of those who self-harm. 

Suicide Crisis

Help and support in Gloucestershire for anyone at risk of suicide.

Eating Disorders Information

Gloucestershire Eating Disorders Project

Information and guidance for sufferers of eating disorders and their parents or carers. 

BEAT – Beating Eating Disorders

Tel: 0845 6347650 (youth helpline)
Helplinesonline support and a network of UK-wide self-help groups to help adults and young people suffering from an eating disorder. 

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