Bassetlaw Cost of Living - Mental Health

Mental Health

The services and organisations below are able to help and advise on a variety of different mental health concerns. You are not alone.

Mental health crisis number: 0808 196 3779

The crisis line is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to people of all ages.


The Samaritans | Call 116 123, 24 hours a day  | Email

Free counselling service open 24 hours a day. Text, email or phone call

Childline: 0800 11 11

Free counselling service for children under 18.

Notts and Nottinghamshire Talking Therapies | | Tel: 0333 188 1060

Free NHS talking therapies for adults, to help with common issues such as low mood, stress, and anxiety.

Nottinghamshire Mind | | Tel: 0800 470 0203

Local Mind support, information and guidance on mental health issues.

Aurora Bassetlaw | | Tel: 01909 470 985

Support for people affected by and suffering from Cancer and long term health problems.

The Edge | Oasis Community Centre

A popular community space offering a variety of mental health support and community groups and events.

Men on the Edge: A range of support for men in crisis at all times and situations.

MANSS: Support project for male survivors of sexual and domestic abuse. Tel: 07795 194957

Bassetlaw Action Centre | https:/ | Tel: 01777 709650

Bassetlaw Action Centre is a community resource agency offering help and support to individuals and organisations throughout Bassetlaw; promoting the independence of older and vulnerable people and supporting individuals with long term conditions.

Men Walk Talk: at various locations throughout Bassetlaw.

Get Out Get Active: Get our Get Active (GOGA) supports adults mental wellbeing by providing a fun, safe and inclusive activities for adults.

Women Walk Talk: A walking group for women that want to get out and have a walk with other women.

Stay Pawsitive A dog walking group open to all.

BPL Community Health |

Providing a 12-week funded programme supporting mental health and wellbeing tailored around any health related concerns.

Rhubarb Farm | 

A holistic approach to mental health on their community farm.

Harmless | | Tel: 01158 800280

Support for adults focusing on mental health and self harm.

The Tomorrow Project | Tel: 0115 880 0280 |

Specialised suicide bereavement support service.

Kooth | 

Free, anonymous online counselling for young people ages 11-25.

Talkzone | | Tel: 01909 530 943

Confidential mental health support for children and young people age 11-25 in Bassetlaw.

SOBS—Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide Bassetlaw | | Tel: 07398 422577 Email:

Support for anyone affected by suicide in Bassetlaw.

Nott Alone | 

Local mental health advice and help for young people in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

In Sam’s Name |  | Email:

A mental health support group for men and women in Bassetlaw and beyond.

Muddy Fork |  | Email:

Outdoor support focused on gardening activities, willow craft, bee keeping and more.

LGBT+ Service Nottinghamshire | Tel: 01909 479191

Provides one-to-one and group services for children and young people aged 11-25 who identify as LGBT+.

Young Minds | 

Mental health support for young people.

Papyrus | | Tel: 0800 068 4141

Prevention of young suicide.

The Mix | 0808 808 4994

Support with mental health, money, homelessness, finding a job, break-ups and drugs. A free confidential helpline.

Freed Beeches | 01909 479922

Freed Beeches is an innovative Eating Disorders Service 

Text Notts | 85285

Text NOTTS to 85285 for 24/7 mental health support

Children’s Bereavement Centre | 01636 551739 

 Helping children and young people to cope with the grieving process.