Mental Health Matters operates a free 24 hour phone line to the residents of Coventry. It is open 365 days a year, and provides an independent and confidential service to anyone who has a query about mental health related issues. Trained operators offer emotional support as well as information on mental health related matters. The telephone number is 0800 616171
Wellbeing for Coventry offers a model of support designed around:
Wellbeing for Coventry is aimed at supporting people in Coventry aged 18 and over
The Samaritans provide confidential, caring emotional support, 24 hours a day for people who have feelings of distress or despair, including those which could lead to suicide. Call the national helpline 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, on 116 123 or phone the Coventry Samaritans on 024 7667 8678.
There are also a number of other local voluntary organisations which you can contact directly. You can find out more about information and advice services in our Adult Social Care and Communities Directory
Coventry City Council runs some ‘in-house’ services which provide support to people with mental health needs: