Options

Emergencies

Unfortunately, we are unable to respond to emergencies so if you feel there is a need for urgent or immediate attention please consider the following options: 

Attend A&E or dial 999                NHS phoneline – dial 111                   Contact your GP surgery

Samaritans dial 116 123
www.samaritans.org/branches/samaritans-horsham-and-crawley
www.samaritans.org/branches/brighton-hove-and-district-samaritans
www.sussexpartnership.nhs.uk/suicide-prevention

Sexual Assault
RCSAS (Rape Crisis Surrey and Sussex) www.rcsas.org.uk 01293 538477 

Domestic Violence
www.sussex.police.uk/contact-us Call 101 (calls cost a flat rate of 15p per call) or 01273 470 101
www.westsussex.gov.uk/fire-emergencies-and-crime/domestic-abuse  07834 968539 033 022 28181
www.riseuk.org.uk
www.mensadviceline.org.uk
www.mankind.org.uk (ManKind Initiative)

 

Alternative and Specialist Services 

Sometimes it may be more helpful for people to approach specialist services if they have a specific problem 

Alcohol and Substance Misuse
www.changegrowlive.org/  0300 303 8677
www.westsussex.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/keeping-healthy-and-well/drug-and-alcohol-support
www.talktofrank.com/treatment-centre/west-sussex-drug-alcohol-recovery-service-worthing   
www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk
www.al-anonuk.org.uk  (for family and friends of alcoholics) 

Sexual Abuse
www.survivorsnetwork.org.uk  01273 203380
www.rcsas.org.uk  01293 538477
www.mkcharity.org  01273 911680 (Mankind – ManKind Initiative, listed above, is a separate organisation)
www.stopso.org.uk  07473 299883 Specialist Treatment Organisation for the Prevention of Sexual Offending 

Anger
www.beatinganger.com/clinics/west-sussex

 Gambling
www.gamcare.org.uk
www.begambleaware.org

 Debt
www.stepchange.org 

Services for Young People
CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services) www.sussexpartnership.nhs.uk/Sussex-CAMHS
www.westsussex.gov.uk/education-children-and-families/your-space/health
www.youngminds.org.uk/find-help/get-urgent-help/#are-you-a-young-person-in-crisis?  

Services for Families
www.westsussex.gov.uk/education-children-and-families/support-for-families
www.relate.org.uk/sussex 

Mental Health
www.sussexpartnership.nhs.uk/sussex-mental-healthline  0300 5000 101
www.mind.org.uk  01273 666950