Crisis Information and Advice




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Crisis Information and Advice

If you or someone you know is in crisis, you can turn to the numbers listed below for help.

*Remember - If you have a crisis plan that you have prepared based on previous experience, get that out now and make contact with your support network.

During Office Hours

  • Contact your GP
  • Contact your Care Co-ordinator
  • Samaritans: 0845 790 90 90
  • Darlington NHS Urgent Care Centre (Dr Piper House, King Street, Darlington) to 6pm: 01325 364271 or you can book an appointment via NHS Direct
  • NHS Direct: 111
  • Contact Darlington Mind – to talk to someone for Advice

Out of Hours

  • Samaritans: 0845 790 90 90 - to talk to someone who is trained to listen 24 hours a day
  • NHS Direct: 111
  • Darlington NHS Urgent Care Centre (Dr Piper House, King Street, Darlington) until 6pm: 01325 364271 or you can book an appointment via NHS Direct
  • Adult Services Emergency Duty Team (Darlington Social Services): 08702 402994
  • Accident and Emergency Department at Darlington Memorial Hospital: 01325 380100

*If you genuinely feel at anytime you need emergency assistance and that your situation requires immediate attention, DIAL 999