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Targeted help and support

Under 19’s: Childline

Childline is yours – a free, private and confidential service where you can talk about anything. We’re here for you online, on the phone, anytime.

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Contact number: 0800 1111 open 24/7.

Under 35’s: PAPYRUS

PAPYRUS Prevention of Young Suicide is the UK charity dedicated to the prevention of suicide and the promotion of positive mental health and emotional wellbeing in young people

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Contact number: 0800 068 4141 9am- midnight 365 days.

Students: Students against depression

Students Against Depression provides you with a calm environment and the resources to help you find a way forward – a website offering advice, information and guidance to those affected by low mood, depression and suicidal thinking.

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Elderly: The Silver Line

We offer friendship, conversation, and support to those who need it. Whatever the day or time, you can pick up the phone and speak to one of our friendly Silver Line team members.

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Contact number: free line 0800 4 70 80 90 open 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

Parents helpline: YoungMinds

We want to see a world where no young person feels alone with their mental health, and all young people get the mental health support they need, when they need it, no matter what.

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Veterans mental health support: Combatstress

For over a century we’ve been helping former servicemen and women deal with issues like post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety and depression. Today we provide specialist treatment and support for veterans from every service and conflict, focusing on those with complex mental health issues related to their military service.

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Contact number: 0800 138 1619 open 24/7.

P3 Charity

A charity and social enterprise, They run a variety of services all across the UK, that aim to give everyone the chance to be part of the community they live in and feel connected to society. Search for local services in Leicester to find supporting services for mental health and wellbeing

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