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
  • NHS Direct: 111

Out of Hours

  • Samaritans: 0845 790 90 90 – to talk to someone who is trained to listen 24 hours a day
  • NHS Direct: 111
  • Adult Services Emergency Duty Team (Darlington Social Services): 08702 402994

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